The head of an education foundation commissioned by Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam to review the state's new teacher evaluation system says it’s identified a key concern teachers have about the testing data used to evaluate them and will propose recommendations to address it.
Governor Bill Haslam has signed a proposal to help Tennesseans get off unemployment and find a job. The legislation, called the "Tennessee Works Act.,” unanimously passed both the state House and Senate.
Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam has signed the state's more than $31 billion dollar annual spending plan. The budget includes a reduced sales tax on groceries, an increase in the exemption for the inheritance tax, and enhanced penalties for gang and gun crimes.