• Balancing Act – Teacher, Mother, Advocate

    March 9th, 2016 by

    As a Tennessee Educator Fellow I have become more knowledgeable of what advocacy entails and how to utilize teacher voice. I have become more empowered with the tools to speak intelligently about policies and issues that arise at the state and local levels of education. I have also learned how make action statements that provide the listener with goals to be accomplished in regards to the issues presented.

  • Teacher Voice: Common Core Standards Help Our Students Achieve More

    February 20th, 2014 by

    I believe the Common Core can make a difference for our students and help create a workforce of creative thinkers and individuals who can work collaboratively to solve problems. But it’s going to require a cultural shift in how we think about educating our students.

The SCORE Sheet is the online conversation on public education reform in Tennessee and is hosted by SCORE. The blog mirrors SCORE’s collaborative nature and features contributors from Tennessee and across the country including students, parents, teachers, policymakers, community groups, and members of SCORE’s team. Regardless of perspective, contributors share a common goal: that every child graduates from high school prepared for college or the workforce.

Posts on The SCORE Sheet are the opinions of the individual contributors and are not necessarily reflective of the opinions and positions of the State Collaborative on Reforming Education (SCORE).