For Teacher Appreciation Week, we want to celebrate our educators by sharing the stories of how they came to lead our classrooms – and inspire the next generation to join them there.
Meet Katie Vaughn, elementary visual arts teacher in Tipton County Schools.
Meet Tom Loud, first grade teacher in Blount County Schools.
Meet Rachel Bearden, second grade teacher in Weakley County Schools.
Get to know the 2018-19 Region-level Teacher of the Year Finalists for grade bands pre-K–4, 5–8, and 9–12. These educators will move on to compete for Region-level Teacher of the Year.
Meet Tomás Yan, STEAM teacher in Metro Nashville Public Schools
Meet Alice Smith, an instructional coach in Washington County.
Meet Connie Baggett, CTE Business teacher in Stewart County.
Meet Lequita Maxwell, CTE educator in Warren County Schools
In this first of four briefs, teacher leaders in East Tennessee share how they are taking action to expand access to and improve student outcomes in early postsecondary opportunities.