Districts and schools in Tennessee will exemplify excellence and equity such that all students are equipped with the knowledge and skills to successfully embark upon their chosen path in life.
The majority of high school graduates from the class of 2020 will earn some type of postsecondary certificate, diploma, or degree.
75 percent of Tennessee third graders will be proficient in reading by 2025.
The average ACT composite score in Tennessee will be 21 by 2020.
Tennessee will rank in the top half of the National Assessment of Educational Progress, the nation’s report card, by 2019.
Early Foundations & Literacy
Building skills in early grades to contribute to future success
High School & Bridge to Postsecondary
Preparing significantly more students for postsecondary completion
All Means All
Providing individualized support and opportunities for all students with a focus on those who are furthest behind
Supporting the preparation and development of an exceptional educator workforce
Providing districts with the tools and autonomy they need to make the best decisions for students
News & Events
- TDOE Names 52 School Leaders for Rural Principal Network
- Read to be Ready Summer Grant Programs Again Show Significant Gains in Student Learning
- New Childcare Center Pilot Focused on Reading Shows Positive Changes in Student Learning
- Haslam Announces TNReady Engagement Process and Listening Tour To Improve State Assessment Delivery
- Education Department Releases 2018 TNReady School-Level Results
- Tennessee Department of Education Releases Report on Educator Diversity