New Statewide Partnership: Tennessee Education Research Alliance
Graduation Rate Hits New High
More Students - More College Credits
Derek Voiles Named 2016-17 TN Teacher of the Year
Read to be Ready Coaching Network
Districts and schools in Tennessee will exemplify excellence and equity such that all students are equipped with the knowledge and skills to successfully embark upon their chosen path in life.
The majority of high school graduates from the class of 2020 will earn some type of postsecondary certificate, diploma, or degree.
75 percent of Tennessee third graders will be proficient in reading by 2025.
The average ACT composite score in Tennessee will be 21 by 2020.
Tennessee will rank in the top half of the National Assessment of Educational Progress, the nation’s report card, by 2019.
Early Foundations & Literacy
Building skills in early grades to contribute to future success
High School & Bridge to Postsecondary
Preparing significantly more students for postsecondary completion
All Means All
Providing individualized support and opportunities for all students with a focus on those who are furthest behind
Supporting the preparation and development of an exceptional educator workforce
Providing districts with the tools and autonomy they need to make the best decisions for students
News & Events
- Tennessee Names 2016-17 Principal, District Supervisor of the Year
- Vanderbilt University and the Tennessee Department of Education Partner to Support School Improvement
- Tennessee High School Graduation Rate Hits New High Under More Rigorous Criteria
- Tennessee Department of Education Shares Key Takeaways from First Round of ESSA Feedback
- New TNReady Score Reports to Provide Better Information on Student Progress
- Tennessee Pilots New Online Assessment Platform