TN Dept of Education Opens Registration For Reading 360 Virtual Summit

The Tennessee Department Of Education Made An Announcement About Registration For The Reading 360 Virtual Summit That Is Taking Place In September. The Department Also Announced The 92 School Districts That Are Participating In The Early Literacy Network.

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TN Doles Out $108.5M In Economic Development Grants First Half Of 2021

The Tennessee Department Of Economic And Community Development Awarded More Than $108.5 Million In Fasttrack Economic Development Grants Between 51 Businesses In The First Half Of 2021.

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Education Secretary Walks Back Critical Race Theory Preference For Federal Grants

Republicans Declared Victory After The U.S. Dept Of Education Released New Info Appearing To Walk Back Previous Language That Encouraged Schools To Teach Critical Race Theory And Gave Preferential Treatment When Awarding Grants If They Did So.

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Commission Approves TDOT Litter Prevention And Trash Collection Grant

In Yesterday’s Hamilton County Commission Meeting, The Commission Unanimously Approved A Resolution That Authorizes Mayor Coppinger To Apply To The Tennessee Department Of Transportation And Accept A Litter Prevention And Trash Collection Grant.

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Tennessee Awards $4.5M In Grants To Train New Teachers

The TN Dept Of Education Has Awarded $4.5 Million In Grants For Its Grow Your Own Teacher Training Program Through COVID-19 Pandemic Federal Relief Funds.

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Hamilton County Set To Receive Portion of ‘Grow Your Own’ Education Grants

The Grants Are Awarded To School Districts So They Can Establish Partnerships With Educator Preparation Providers To Create Free Pathways To Becoming A TN Teacher.

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TN Welfare Reform Aims To Put More Money In Needy Families’ Pockets

The Tennessee Legislature, In Concert With Human Services And Gov. Lee Are Looking At Ways To Distribute $730 Million In Reserves In The State’s Temporary Assistance for Needy Families Program.

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TN Dept Of Education To Support Teacher Endorsements

The Tennessee Department Of Education Will Be Providing Support To Current Educators So They Can Receive Additional Teaching Endorsements. Teachers Will Be Able To Earn Endorsement In English As A Second Language, Special Education And Secondary Mathematics.

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