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We Launch CLEE!

Big launch event at the Boathouse Grill on UT Campus tonight!

We are now the Center for Literacy, Education and Employment.

Speakers tonight included:

  • Geri Mulligan – Director of the Center for Literacy, Education and Employment
  • Dean Bob Rider – UT College of Education, Health and Human Sciences
  • Dr, Steve McCallum – Department Head, Educational Psychology and Counseling
  • Stephanie Cook,  ADA Coordinator, City of Knoxville
  • Dr. Mary Zeigler, Past Director, Center for Literacy Studies
  • Dr. James Herman, Director, Center for Dyslexia, Middle TN State University
  • Tim Ponder, Coordinator, Region 3, LINCS Regional Professional Development Center
  • Jackie Taylor, National Coalition for Literacy, Public Policy Chair and President-elect COABE.

Lots of positive energy, great conversations, catching up with folks we haven’t seen in a while, etc.!

There are folks we missed, like Jean Stephens, and many of our ‘off site’ staff, as well as the many, many partners we work with across the state and the nation.  We thought of you fondly, and ‘ate cake’ for you!