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Explore this reading portal to find informational tools to help our children, birth through 3rd grade, learn reading skills to achieve success.  The reading portal was developed through a partnership of agencies, institutions, and reading experts to share successful learning strategies and activities with teachers, families and community members.   You will find specific toolkits designed to provide information on research based strategies for teachers to improve student learning; activities for families to support learning and ideas for community members to help schools succeed.
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TN School Readiness Model revealed at summer 2013 Early Childhood Summit - The Tennessee School Readiness Model was revealed at this summer’s Early Childhood Summit. Click on the following link to learn more about this model and how you or your organization can play a role in helping all children and families prepare for school success. - more




TN Early Learning Developmental Standards Training Materials, Summer 2013 - The Tennessee Department of Education is pleased to announce the release of materials from this summer’s TN-ELDS literacy/language and math training. - more




BrowseAloud Plus - now on! This zero download upgrade to our existing BrwoseAloud provides reading support for your website visitors regardless of where or how they choose to go online. - more