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Thoughts On Common Core

Letter to the Editor Greeneville Sun July 29, 2013 The staff of the Niswonger Foundation has followed, with interest and concern, your recent coverage regarding Tennessee’s implementation of the new Common Core Standards. I am particularly appreciati...


Wednesday, June 12, 2013 The Niswonger Foundation School Success Symposium Numerous breakout sessions designed for all K-12 educators who want to learn from regional colleagues about best practices in our area. Featured Speaker: Dr. Todd Whitaker, au...

Music Meets Science!

Niswonger Foundation Supports Tenth Regional School Concert More than 2000 students from Northeast Tennessee elementary schools were delighted by the Knoxville Symphony Orchestra’s performance at the Niswonger Performing Arts Center on March 12...

    The Niswonger Foundation was established in 2001 to make a positive and sustainable difference in education in Northeast Tennessee. This dream was envisioned by Scott M. Niswonger, who founded Landair Transport, Inc. and Forward Air Corporation. These companies were the first two Greeneville-based companies to be taken public in the history of Greene County, Tennessee. Jointly, the companies have combined annual revenue of over one-billion-dollars and employ more than 5000 people.


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