Parents & Students
November 6: Teacher Training, No School, Kids Connection Closed- Election Day
November 12-16: American Education Week
November 16: Midterms Go Home
November 21-23: Thanksgiving Holidays, No School, Kids Connection Closed
Helpful Tips for Students:
TNReady Score Report Resource for Families
The department has a website to provide additional information about TNReady score reports in order to help families better understand their students' individual score reports, as well as next steps for supporting their students' academic progress. The website includes detailed explanations of each section of the individual score report and links to additional resources. Click here to view the website.
Parent Website to Combat Chronic Absenteeism
The U.S. Department of Education, the Charles Stewart Mott Foundation, and the Ad Council have partnered to create a public service campaign called Absences Add Up. The campaign features a series of PSAs that direct parents to AbsencesAddUp.org, a website with information and resources to help parents in ensuring their children attend school each day.