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TECA welcomes $500,000 from The Chan Zuckerberg Initiative for Teacher Appreciation Week
Published on May 16, 2022
TECA was one of many grantees CZI awarded as part of their initiative to boost educator well-being the first week of May. We're thrilled to be part of a network of nonprofits across the country that support educators in better thriving within the profession.
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Alumni Spotlight: Hope Bakari helps to usher in 'Fast Lane' degree program between MTSU and Rutherford Co HS
Published on May 8, 2022
Bakari is La Vergne High assistant principal and director of the Early College @ Motlow program.
Motlow State Community College will graduate its 100th student from LaVergne High School’s Early College at Motlow program this May. Students in this program graduate from Motlow State with an associate degree in General Studies before they graduate high school.