Several local students were recently inducted into the Order of the Gown at the University of the South.
St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School senior Porter Neubauer will join the first-year class at Washington & Lee University in the fall with tuition, room and board covered, as well as up to $7,000 in additional support for special projects each summer.
The following includes honor roll information from Franklin County’s schools for the 2020-21 academic year’s second-nine-weeks grading period.
More than 4,160 students earned top academic performance honors by being named to Tennessee Tech University’s dean’s list for the fall 2020 semester.
(Editor’s note: The following includes first-nine-weeks honor roll results from the Franklin County School System.)
The following students from Coffee, Franklin, Grundy, and Marion counties were named to the honors lists at St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School for the first quarter of the 2020-21 school year.
While administrators and teachers have reacted in remarkable ways during unprecedented times, AAA understands that classroom needs continue to evolve.
Sorting donated food and disinfecting donated toys. Writing letters to isolated nursing home residents. Virtual STEM fairs and art contests. Bullying-prevention activities. Exercises that demonstrate how ranked and winner-take-all voting work. Fall festivals with pumpkin painting and pumpkin…
The Governor’s Early Literacy Foundation and the Tennessee Department of Education, in collaboration with Scholastic, the global children’s publishing, education and media company, recently announced the launch of a new K-3 book-delivery program to deliver 580,000 books to 58,000 students an…
MTSU is helping science, technology, engineering, art and math, or STEAM, come to life at more than 100 events and activities across the state during the fourth annual Tennessee STEAM Festival, taking place now through Sunday all across Tennessee.
A conversation with an astronaut on the International Space Station, a chance for youth to share their views on schooling in the pandemic, racial justice and other issues, a computer-coding activity and a chance to engage with young entrepreneurs will be among the national virtual activities…
St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School welcomes several new faculty and staff members, including four alumni of the school, as they begin the 2020-2021 school year.
The Motlow State External Affairs department continued its recent pattern of winning awards for marketing-related activities, earning 14 medals, including five golds, from the Tennessee College Public Relations Association.
Lauren Arnold of Winchester was among dozens of Wofford College’s recent graduates who received awards from the college for academic excellence, leadership and citizenship.
Motlow State Community College has released its 2019-20 academic year annual report to the Tennessee Board of Regents College System of Tennessee. The report is viewable publicly at motlow.com/annualreport20.
All 27 Tennessee Colleges of Applied Technology have been accepted into the national Achieving the Dream Network, bolstering their commitment to the success of all students.
Tennessee’s community colleges awarded a record number of 15,874 degrees and technical certificates during the 2019-20 academic year – a 44 percent increase from a decade ago. The previous high was 15,240 two years ago.
Tennessee Governor Bill Lee and the Tennessee Department of Education today released estimated data regarding learning loss for Tennessee students resulting from COVID-19 school closures through the summer months.
The following local students were awarded a degree at the University of the South’s 2020 commencement ceremonies held online due to the COVID-19 pandemic on May 10.
The following students from Franklin, Coffee, Grundy and Marion counties were named to the honors lists at St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School for Quarter Four of the 2019-20 school year.
(Editor’s note: The following includes third-nine-weeks honor roll results from the Franklin County School System. The period had just concluded before the coronavirus pandemic began. Due to the stay-at-home order, no fourth-nine-weeks honor roll results were recorded. Clark Memorial Element…
In what has perhaps been the most unusual college admissions season of anyone’s lifetime, the 51 members of the St. Andrew’s-Sewanee School Class of 2020 received 203 offers of admission to colleges.
In light of the ongoing precautions made to protect our citizens from COVID-19, the Tennessee Financial Literacy Commission is taking measures to support Tennessee families through this unusual and challenging time.April is Financial Literacy Month, and the current crisis is a grave remin…
The Tennessee Department of Education and the Tennessee STEM Innovation Network released a STE(A)M Resource Hub today for educators and families to use with students during COVID-19 related school closures.
The Motlow State Adult College Express program might be the solution for adults who are at a crossroads for their future because of the COVID-19 crisis.
Emily May-Ragland of Decherd was recently initiated into the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, the nation’s oldest and most selective all-discipline collegiate honor society.
The following includes Franklin County’s schools’ first honor rolls of the 2019-20 academic year. All schools are on a nine-week term schedule.
Students currently attending or planning to attend Motlow State are invited to attend a FAFSA frenzy workshop to learn about and receive help completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).