NASHVILLE - Tennessee high school seniors and parents can learn about applying and paying for college by attending College Goal Sunday, Tennessee from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on February 14, 2010 at any of the 31 participating sites across the state (a site list is attached).
Confluence Solar Will Develop $200 Million Facility and Create 250 New Jobs in Clinton, TN
NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Education is proud to announce the expansion of Teach Tennessee in 2010 to recruit more teachers in the high-need subject areas of math, science and foreign language. A new program, the Teach Tennessee Commissioner’s Fellows program, will augment the existing Teach Tennessee Governor’s Fellows program.
NASHVILLE–The State of Tennessee has submitted its proposal in the U.S. Department of Education’s Race to the Top competition, seeking a total of $501.8 million in federal resources to spur education innovation across the Volunteer State.
Tennessee’s final request exceeded recent estimates by about $17 million, mainly due to additional resources that are being sought for turnaround schools. Tennessee’s complete Race to the Top proposal, totaling 1,111 pages with supporting documents, can be found on the state Department of Education Web site at www.tn.gov/education.