Federal education officials selected Tennessee this spring for $500 million in Race to the Top money, and UT is helping translate it into more math and science teachers. In this WATE-TV story, Dr. Susan Benner, with UT teacher education, discusses two new programs aimed at reducing the severe shortage of math and science teachers in
Growing plants requires attention, dedication and patience. But more than anything else, it requires the initial seed. The Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology at UT Knoxville provided the seed for the UT Chattanooga greenhouse to flourish and become an essential tool for students to learn and deepen their education.
This Chattanooga Times Free Press opinion piece discusses UT’s goal to rank in the Top 25 public research institutions and how UT is going to get there. Read the full article here.