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Commissioner McQueen shares what she’s been hearing from students across the state in her Classroom Chronicles tour.
Commissioner McQueen shares her hopes for the 2016-17 school year.
Commissioner McQueen welcomes teachers back to school with key information to know as we begin another school year.
In this final post of a series on assessment, Commissioner McQueen shares how state tests inform the work of teachers and the department to help students succee
In this third post of a series on assessment, Commissioner McQueen shares how state tests inform the work of teachers and the department to help students succeed.
This summer, Commissioner McQueen is sharing some of her thoughts about assessment and what she has heard and learned from educators, parents, and students. This is the second post in this series.
Commissioner McQueen kicks off a summer series to share her thoughts on assessment. In this post, she pledges to both create better tests aligned to Tennessee’s rigorous standards while also looking for opportunities to improve test structure, time, delivery, logistics, and scheduling.
Commissioner McQueen announces her new statewide listening tour to gather even more input for Tennessee Succeeds and to guide the development of Tennessee’s ESSA plan.
In response to the recent changes in state testing, the commissioner shares a message for educators.