She will have a more comprehensive report in the print edition tomorrow. Here's a snippet:
Recent education graduates from the University of Memphis compare poorly against teacher veterans in overall elementary student test scores and show significant weakness in reading test scores.The UofM was not the only laggard. According to the report:
Nine teacher training programs, including Tennessee State University, University of Tennessee-Martin, Middle Tennessee State and the Memphis Teacher Residency were cited for failing to compete with the quality of new teachers from other programs.
Teach for America Memphis, Teach for America Nashville and Lipscomb University showed some of the strongest results.