About TREE

MISSION Tennesseans Reclaiming Educational Excellence (TREE) is rooted in fighting for strong, equitable public education and is committed to growing child-centered education policy.


CORE VALUES The following are the core values that will guide the advocacy efforts of Tennesseans Reclaiming Educational Excellence (TREE.) These are the principles to which we adhere, and which we will seek to advance in Tennessee’s educational policies.


Quality Investment
We believe Tennessee must make high quality investments that reach all students by:

Transparency & Accountability
We believe Tennessee must ensure transparency and accountability by:

Local Control
We believe Tennessee should keep decisions regarding local public schools in the hands of local citizens by:

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