Tennessee Teacher of the Year Award
- 1988 -- Terry Weeks -- Social Studies, Central Middle School, Murfreesboro, Tennessee
To be the best teacher, you must model excellence. Accelerate your teaching career by earning your Masters Degree, PhD, or Administrative Credentials.
Good News in Tennessee for Schools
- Tennessee Announces 2009-10 School Meal Guidelines... [Read More]
- Tennessee Schools Serve $1.4 Million Fresh Fruits and Veggies… [Read More]
- Tennessee Department of Education Announces "High Schools That Work"… [Read More]
Tennessee Teacher’s Salary Statistics and Benefits
- Tennessee teachers have a starting salary of $33,287
- Tennessee teachers have an average salary of $45,891
- The 10 year growth in salary is 22.6%
- Tennessee Teachers get about 15 weeks of vacation every year
- It takes a Tennessee Teacher 3 years to be eligible for their tenure
Tennessee Department of Education
- Phone Number: (615) 532-4885
Are you interested in learning the steps to become a Tennessee teacher, or would you rather learn about improving your teaching career with an advanced degree?