The Tennessee State Board of Education today recognized eight Tennessee schools that earned national recognition for their academic achievement and closing achievement gaps.
Friday, April 10, 2015 | 2:12pm
Tuesday, March 10, 2015 | 7:27am
Education Commissioner Candice McQueen today announced that Dr. Vicki Kirk, superintendent of Greene County Schools, will join the Tennessee Department of Education as the chief academic officer and one of three deputy commissioners.
Monday, March 02, 2015 | 11:59am
Education Commissioner Candice McQueen today announced the formation of a special Tennessee Task Force on Student Testing and Assessment to study and identify best practices in testing at the school level and how those assessments align with required state tests.
Tennessee Launches Statewide Partnership with Hope Street Group Teacher Fellowship to Connect TN Teachers to Education PolicyMonday, February 23, 2015 | 10:12am
The Tennessee Department of Education announced today a new partnership with Hope Street Group, a national nonprofit organization known for its teacher engagement work.
Friday, February 13, 2015 | 3:11pm
Education Commissioner Candice McQueen on Friday kicked off a statewide tour of classroom visits where she plans to connect with 10,000 Tennessee teachers. The commissioner, whose tour began in her hometown of Clarksville, is committed to this goal as a way to listen and learn from Tennessee educators.