Education

TDEC Announces 2013 Energy Camps for K-12 Teachers

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 | 01:36 pm
2012 Energy Camp Participants
2012 Energy Camp Participants

Statewide Summer Camps Help Teachers Design Energy Conservation Education Programs

NASHVILLE – The Tennessee Department of Environment and Conservation’s Office of Energy Programs announced today that applications are now available for the 2013 Energy Camps. The four-day educational sessions are free and provide K-12 teachers with the information and resources needed to teach the science of energy and energy conservation in the classroom, while helping students to become leaders in their schools and communities.

Tennessee Names 2012-13 Teacher of the Year

Tuesday, October 23, 2012 | 08:00 pm

NASHVILLE – A Memphis elementary school teacher known for her creative class projects and personalized approach to instruction was named the 2012-13 Tennessee Teacher of the Year by the Tennessee Department of Education.

Allyson Chick, Teacher of the Year
Allyson Chick, Teacher of the Year
Renda Crowe, East Grand Division
Renda Crowe, East Grand Division
Mary Pitner, Middle Grand Division
Mary Pitner, Middle Grand Division
Allyson Chick, West Grand Division
Allyson Chick, West Grand Division