Tennessee has implemented it’s own state specific framework as a means for teaching climate change and has updated their curriculum and inserted climate specific portions into the academic standards. However, they have done nothing beyond this and climate education standards have remained stagnant for many years at this point.

Climate Issues

  • Increased precipitation and flooding
  • Decreased water availability and drought


Action Items

Who to Contact?
Commissioner of Education: Lizzette Reynolds
Email: [email protected]
Phone: (615) 741-5158

Find the email Template Advocating for Climate Education here