Karmen Millsaps, teacher in Loudon County, reflects on how she is better equipped to meet the needs of her students and their families after a poverty simulation training.
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Laura Sport, teacher in Hamilton County, shares her advice on communicating with her students’ parents as part of supporting student learning.
Leslie Vines, K–5 English as a second language teacher, shares how she organized a workshop to encourage families to write with their children.
Learn how school counselors can an incredible impact in helping students achieve school success and plan for their postsecondary education and career.
Meigs County High School has taken the 2017 TN FAFSA Frenzy by storm! Learn more about their best practices and advice for all schools.
Veteran educator Charlene Schwenk shares how standards training has shaped her outlook and transformed her classroom culture.
2016-17 Tennessee Teacher of the Year Derek Voiles shares an experience that shaped his outlook on his profession and why he considers teaching “a moral imperative.”
Among 10,000 applicants nationwide, Elizabethton sociology students are named a top ten finalist in Project XQ, earning $200,000 for their Super School design.
Karen Vogelsang shares how she and her colleagues launched the Teacher Advisory Council for Shelby County Schools to engage with local leaders on issues affecting teachers and students.
Fifth-grade teacher Debbie Hickerson collaborated with colleagues to explore professional learning opportunities created through ESSA and compete in the Agents for Learning Competition.