Tennessee Education Association

Great Public Schools for All Students


National Board Candidate Support Provider Training

Teachers are constantly looking for new ways to improve their practice and expand their professional skill set. One of the ways to grow as a professional is through the National Board Certification process. Since it is such a rigorous process, it is important to have strong National Board Certified Teachers (NBCTs) to support candidates.

The training will provide participants with the following:     

TEA statement on Gov. Haslam's TNReady announcement

TEA President Barbara Gray issued the following statement in response to Gov. Haslam's proposal to give teachers flexibility on the use of TNReady scores in evaluations:

“TEA applauds Gov. Haslam on his proposal to give teachers the flexibility to not use TNReady test data in their 2015-16 evaluations. It is encouraging to see the governor listen to the widespread calls from educators, parents and local school boards for a one-year moratorium for TNReady data in teacher evaluations.”