High School Reform in Tennessee: Building the Case (PowerPoint)
SBE Presentation on why high school reform is needed.
Posted Sep. 27, 2006
ACT 2006: Tennessee specific data:
1. Measuring College Readiness: The Tennessee Class of 2006 (PowerPoint)
2. Tennessee High School Profile Report - Class of 2006 (PDF)
3. Ready for College-Work (PDF): Results of a study by ACT which provides evidence that high school students "need to be educated to a comparable level of readiness in reading and mathematics" whether they plan to enter the workforce or college after graduation.
Posted August 22, 2006
Information on Board Meetings is available here (or by clicking on "Board Meetings" to the left). July 7, 2006.
Information on the HOPE Lottery Scholarship, including a presentation for use by school boards and district leaders, is posted here (or click on "HOPE Scholarship" to the left). June 20, 2006.
Summary of 2006 Tennessee Education Legislation
Links to education law opinions of the Tennessee Attorney General have been added to our website. Click here or on the link in the left column.
Public Chapter 708 Information Page (Minimum Nutritional Standards)
Alternative Schools Task Force Meeting Minutes (9/27/2005)
Elementary and Secondary Education
Tennessee Department of Education
- Division of Special Education
Tennessee School Directory
Tennessee Education Association
Tennessee School Boards Association
Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association
Tennessee Comptroller of the Treasury, Office of Education Accountability
Tennessee Advisory Commission on Intergovernmental Relations (TACIR)
Tennessee Higher Education Commission
Tennessee Board of Regents
Teacher Education Online
United States Department of Education
Regional Educational Laboratory Network
ERIC (Educational Resources Information Center)
CRESST (National Center for Research on Evaluation, Standards, and Student Testing
NASBE (National Association of School Boards of Education)
AERA (American Educational Research Association)
CCSSO (Council of Chief State School Officers)
CPRE (Consortium for Policy Research in Education)
FindLaw: Legal Subjects: Education Law