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Core to College Curriculum Councils

Overview

Eight Councils were formed in partnership with the Department of Education’s CORE Offices using a combination of currently existing P-16 Councils and CORE Service Areas.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1. Northwest 5. Upper Cumberland
2. Southwest 6. Southeast
3. Mid Cumberland 7. East TN
4. South Central 8. First TN

 

Over the past year, each regional P-16 curriculum council has met multiple times to discuss regional areas of need and develop action plans to address them. Outlined below is an overview of specific regional projects. Click on the links above to learn more about each region’s work.

 

Highlighted Achievements:

 

 

Northwest
  • Conducted P-16 Skills Gap Analysis
  • Formed Content Alignment Teams
Southwest
  • Literacy Instruction Crosswalk
  • Secondary Literacy Instruction Position Paper
  • Literacy Intervention Report / Preparation Study
Mid Cumberland
  • Math Instruction/Intervention Crosswalk (in progress)
  • Math Intervention Report (in progress)
South Central
  • Co-teaching Teacher Candidacy Position Paper/Presentations
  • Co-teaching Teacher Candidacy Pilot Study/PD
Upper Cumberland
  • Development of the Upper Cumberland Teachers Council
East TN
  • SAILS English Content Development
Northeast
  • Formed Accountability, Writing Instruction Alignment, and Teacher Candidate Placement Content Teams
Southeast
  • Formed Math and English Content Teams
    • Math - CCSS video discussion guide for HE Math Chairs
    • English - CCSS best practices guide

 

 

Questions? Email CoretoCollege@tn.gov.

 

 

Academic Affairs Contact Information

 

Betty Dandridge Johnson Vacant Herbert Brown
Associate Executive Director Assistant Executive Director Academic Affairs Analyst
Academic Affairs Academic Affairs 615-741-0060
615-741-7573 615-532-9704  
     
Melissa Stugart Victoria Harpool Courtney Lennartz
Core to College Director First to the Top Program Graduate Assistant
615-741-3055 Coordinator 615-253-8873
  615-741-0745