Education

A Statement from Commissioner Huffman on the Expect More, Achieve More Coalition

Tuesday, April 30, 2013 | 12:56 pm

The following is a statement from Tennessee Education Commissioner Kevin Huffman on the growth of the Expect More, Achieve More Coalition, “a statewide alliance of business, education and community organizations … whose goal is to build engagement, support, and awareness of Tennessee’s efforts to raise the bar in the classroom, through the Common Core State Standards.”

Tennessee Department of Education Provides Resources to Improve the Financial Literacy of Middle and High School Students

Wednesday, April 17, 2013 | 11:47 am

NASHVILLE—The Tennessee Department of Education, in partnership with Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU), is recruiting middle and high school teachers to enroll in a grant-funded graduate course, Teaching Personal Finance.  All teachers accepted to the course at MTSU will receive three hours of graduate credit fully paid and an $850 stipend upon successful completion.