“We have many great teachers, and we can have even more”
NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam released the following statement after the Tennessee House of Representatives passed tenure reform bill SB 1528/HB 2012, 65-32. The amended bill will now go back to the Senate for concurrence.
NASHVILLE – Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam and recently-named Education Commissioner Kevin Huffman today announced nearly $40 million to grow and support charter schools in Tennessee.
NASHVILLE – The National Board for Professional Teaching Standards announced 70 new Tennessee teachers have earned National Board Certification in 2010. With a 17.2% percent increase in the number of teachers who achieved certification over last year, to date 483 Tennessee teachers have undergone a stringent, voluntary process to meet National Board Certification requirements.