Tennessee Promise

Perkins IV-Activities

Specific activities for Perkins IV include:

  • Updating and expanding articulation opportunities between secondary and post- secondary consortium members
  • Profiling (identify, count, and describe) students who participate in Perkins IV activities
  • Providing quality staff development opportunities to personnel at secondary and post-secondary institutions to improve teaching and advising practices
  • Strengthening the institution's role as a leader in innovative educational initiatives in Shelby and Fayette counties through the process of evaluation and continuous improvement
  • Increasing stakeholders' and the general public's awareness of Perkins IV opportunities in Shelby and Fayette Counties
  • Providing leadership in innovative learning opportunities that include reform initiatives, new technologies and collaborative partnerships to increase student academic performance, work-related skills and attainment of core indicators of performance