Tennessee Geographic Alliance

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“Teaching East Asia in Middle and High Schools”

Our friends at the UTC Asia Program are offering the following workshops. Please click on the link provided more information and apply.


  • Tuesday, June 8th, 2021, and Wednesday, June 9th, 2021 will take place at the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga. The June 8th workshop is virtual and the June 9th workshop is face-to-face. The workshop is intended for East and Middle Tennessee, as well as Northwest Georgia teachers.
  • Tuesday, June 22nd, 2021, and Wednesday, June 23rd, 2021 The June 22nd workshop is virtual and the June 23rd workshop is face-to-face and will take place at the University of Mississippi—Southaven Campus. The workshop is intended for West Tennessee, North Mississippi, and Arkansas teachers.

Tennessee 101: The Civil War Years in Tennessee

Our friends at the Tennessee Historical Society are presenting Tennessee 101: The Civil War Years in Tennessee, a series of virtual lectures presented by Dr. Carole Bucy.


Please click here for more information!

Geography: How the Land Shaped Tennessee History

In case you missed Dr. Carole Bucy's January 26, 2021 presentation earlier this year, it was recorded and available below. This is an overview of Tennessee's geography, a dominant factor in how both the Native Americans and the European settlers settled the state.

Tennessee 101 - Session 1: Geography: How the Land Shaped Tennessee History

Are you TNReady?

Tennessee educators have access to assessment development resources including item releases, blueprints, and practice tests through the Assessment Development LiveBinder. This LiveBinder site is intended to be used as a guidebook for teachers and instructional leaders