Academic Achievement Growth
Tennessee ranks among the fastest-improving states on the Nation’s Report Card
Achievement Gap Closure
Some achievement gaps are narrowing on TNReady, including in ELA for English learners and students with disabilities
Postsecondary And Workforce Readiness
Tennessee is on track to reach the goal of 55% of adults holding postsecondary credentials by 2025
Using Data To Reimagine And Strengthen Education-To-Work Pathways
Proposed legislation to better utilize state data would allow us to strengthen education-to-work pathways and ensure all Tennessee students are prepared for career and life success.
New Tennessee Legislation Seeks To Make Teaching Profession More Accessible, Affordable
Many Tennesseans cite cost as a barrier to entering the teaching profession. As some school districts struggle to recruit highly effective teachers, proposed legislation to make the teaching profession more affordable could help strengthen the teacher pipeline.
SCORE believes all Tennessee students deserve success in college, career, and life. We support a unified and coordinated approach to education – from kindergarten through postsecondary – focused on helping all students complete high school and postsecondary education, earning the diplomas and credentials needed for a rewarding career.
We are an independent, nonprofit, and nonpartisan advocacy and research institution, founded in 2009 by Senator Bill Frist, MD, former US Senate Majority Leader.
SCORE measures success by the academic growth and achievement of Tennessee’s students. Learn More.