Watch Chinaya Mason, a student from Knoxville, TN, discuss how losing 5 classmates to gun violence since January 2021 has impacted her final months as a student at Austin East High School. She’ll use this experience to inform her [...]
Much has changed since COVID-19 disrupted the spring semester for students around the nation. Much has also stayed the same. Tennessee students are embarking on yet another uncertain time of schooling – as their state is one of the [...]
Tennessee middle and high school students discuss the disruption created by the coronavirus pandemic and offer suggestions for parents, teachers, and community leaders on how to support young people during this time. This is the first installment in a [...]
The Education Trust in Tennessee advocates for equitable education for historically underserved students across the state. We believe in centering the voices of Tennessee students and families as we work alongside them for the future they deserve.