Tennessee Education Association

Great Public Schools for All Students


What's New

TEA's Instructional Advocacy team has formed a new partnership with the IRIS Center at Vanderbilt


TEA President Barbara Gray made the following statement regarding TNReady:


TEA has received reports of false information concerning TEA’s involvement in decisions of the St


Upcoming Events

  • Summer Leadership Academy
    June 16, 2016 - 12:00pm to June 18, 2016 - 2:00pm
  • NEA Representative Assembly

    NEA Representative Assembly

    July 2, 2016 - 7:00am to July 7, 2016 - 10:00am

    The NEA-RA is the annual Representative Assembly for the National Education Association.  Delegates to the RA are NEA/TEA members who are elected through their local or state Association. This year's Representative Assembly will be located in Washington, D.C. For more information, please click here.

    July 2, 2016 - 7:00am to July 7, 2016 - 10:00am
  • ELL Conference

    ELL Conference

    July 18, 2016 - 12:00pm to July 19, 2016 - 4:00pm

    This professional development opportunity is research-based and designed to enhance classroom strategies for closing the achievement gaps for ELL students. The conference will provide participants with the following training:

    • Strategies to support ELL learning and achievement within a standards-based curriculum framework
    • Instructional tools and techniques for differentiated instruction
    • Key strategies to advocate for ELL students
    • Techniques for collaborating with ELL teachers
    • An understanding of the academic language demands of standards-based lessons
    July 18, 2016 - 12:00pm to July 19, 2016 - 4:00pm