October 5th, 2018 by Courtney Bell
In spring 2018, Trousdale and Sullivan County Schools surveyed parents regarding their child’s early literacy instruction. Parents have an intimate view of their child’s literacy progress and needs, but their voice is easy to overlook. Leaders from these two districts share what they learned from parents and why they prioritized hearing their feedback.
October 2nd, 2018 by Anna Norris
LIFT districts have seen exciting early progress through the implementation of high-quality instructional materials and have worked to capture their learnings in their recently released Instructional Materials Implementation Guidebook. The guidebook seeks to summarize the initial learnings of the LIFT districts while providing a blueprint for other districts undertaking the difficult work of rolling out high-quality, aligned instructional materials.
October 1st, 2018 by SCORE
The Future Ready Summit on October 18 in Nashville will explore how Tennessee can adopt innovative practices and use policy levers to prepare every student to make the most of postsecondary opportunities that lead to a successful future.
October 1st, 2018 by Dr. Jeanne Barker
The ACT is one of the most important college-ready indicators that we use for our students in Lenoir City. In Tennessee, we have the tremendous opportunity to provide a free retake to all public high school seniors who took the ACT for the first time as a junior.