Tennessee Grow Your Own Center
The TN GYO Program exists to end teacher shortages in Tennessee by strengthening the educator pipeline. Nationally, GYO programs have become a leading strategy for addressing educator shortages. The distinctives of the TN GYO Program are that it:
- Provides a sustainable, no-cost pathway into the education profession.
- Leverages registered apprenticeship as a new model for preparation.
- Expands local partnerships to build locally contextualized solutions.
- Increases the demographic representation of the educator workforce.
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