TN Officials Award $175M In Grants For Temporary Assistance For Needy Families Pilot Program

Tennessee Announced An Award Of $25 Million A Piece For Seven Groups As Part Of A $175 Million Grant Process For Three-Year Pilot Programs With Federal Temporary Assistance For Needy Families Funds.

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TCAP Testing Continues To Be A Source Of Stress For Both Students And Educators

It Is Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program (TCAP) Season In Tennessee Schools, A Season Characterized By Much Stress Amongst Schoolchildren And Educators Alike.

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TN General Assembly Passes New Public School Funding Formula

A Bill That Will Change The Funding Mechanism For Tennessee’s Public Schools Passed The Legislature On The Final Day Of Session On Thursday.

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TN’s Public School Funding Overhaul Passes Key Committees, Heads To Full House And Senate

A Bill That Would Rework How Tennessee Funds Its Public Schools Passed Two Key Committees On Tuesday And Will Now Head To The Full House And Senate.

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Lee Signs Bill to Penalize Schools That Allow Transgender Athletes to Play

Governor Bill Lee Has Signed Legislation That Will Penalize Public Schools That Allow Transgender Athletes To Participate In Girls’ Sports.

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Tennessee Senate Passes Pair Of Bills Regarding Transgender Athletes

The Tennessee Senate Passed A Pair Of Bills On Monday Night That Would Prevent Athletes Who Were Born As Males From Competing In Female Athletics.

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Teachers And State Education Department Continue To Address Student Literacy Crisis

Image Credit: Public Domain The Tennessee Conservative [By Jason Vaughn] – Educators continue to push through the student learning struggles

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State Says TN’s Proposed School Funding Formula Will Not Increase Local Taxes

Local Taxpayers Should Not Be Worried About A Large Local Tax Increase In Four Years If A New Public School Funding Formula Is Enacted, Tennessee Department Of Education Commissioner Penny Schwinn Said.

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TN House Passes Bill To Withhold Funding If Athletes Compete Outside Birth Gender

Any Tennessee School District That Allowed A Student To Compete In Athletics Without Determining Their Gender Based On The Student’s Birth Certificate Would Lose State Funding Under A Bill That Passed Thursday In The State House.

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