Tennessee Education Association

Great Public Schools for All Students



Winners of the Friend of Education Award are chosen for their leadership, acts of kindness and the support they contribute to improving public education on a local and/or state level.  


2016 Recipient


Tennesseans Reclaiming Education Excellence (T.R.E.E.) — Nashville, TN



2015 Recipients


Representative Gloria Johnson — Nominated by
Knox County Education Association

Homework Hotline — Nashville, TN

2014 Recipients


Representative Joe Pitts — Nominated by
Clarksville-Montgomery County Education Association

Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools
Board of Education — Nashville, TN