February 27, 2015 
“Higher standards in K-12 key to students’ future success” 

Gov. Bill Haslam made a significant investment in the future of Tennesseans when he signed the Tennessee Promise program into law.

Few will disagree that Tennessee Promise — offering future graduates of any Tennessee high school the opportunity to receive two years of community or technical college tuition-free — has the potential to be a game-changer for many Tennessee residents. However, the eventual success of the program hinges on one important factor – how prepared the students are to succeed.

Read the full article here.