December 29th, 2016 by Rachel Miklaszewski
As the year closes, we take time to look back at the SCORE Sheet posts that prompted and shaped online conversation on education in Tennessee as measured by views and engagement on these posts.
Letter from Jamie Woodson: SCORE Education Impact Series Begins with the Military and National SecurityDecember 14th, 2016 by Jamie Woodson
The SCORE Education Impact Series aims to inform and inspire action to advance greater K-12 student achievement in Tennessee. By working across fields to improve Tennessee education and open more doors for all students, we are also working toward the future security and success of our state and our country.
December 12th, 2016 by Rachel Miklaszewski
Over the next several weeks, Tennesseans have the opportunity to offer community feedback on the state’s ESSA plan at town hall meetings hosted by the Tennessee Department of Education (TDOE). But if you aren’t closely following federal education policy you may be wondering, “What is ESSA?How do you even pronounce that? And most importantly, what does this mean for Tennessee students?” Don’t worry – you’re definitely not alone. But by the end of this post, you’ll have answers to all those questions and more.
December 6th, 2016 by Taylor Hall
There is a national security crisis facing our country. This crisis isn’t a threat from overseas but something that is happening inside our national and state borders. It is the crisis of our youth population being unqualified to serve in our armed forces.