Friday - 11/27/2020

Dickson County Chamber & Tourism
205 South Main Street, Dickson, TN 37055

Mission

To facilitate a partnership between educators, civic groups, citizens, parents, local government, and the business community.

Purpose

To promote school and business partnerships that will provide young people with the necessary skills and knowledge for the workplace of the 21st century.

Education Edge Steering Committee

The Education Edge Steering Committee meets monthly to discuss issues and activities affecting Dickson County in the areas of education and business, and career preparation. Throughout the years, the partnership has been involved in numerous activities:

  • Providing speakers for the Work-based Learning classes
  • Emphasizing the CharacterCounts! program in the community
  • Supporting the new school anti-bullying program, "Take a Stand, Lend a Hand"
  • Providing mentors for the TNPromise Program
  • Promoting the TNReconnect Program
  • Promoting the post-secondary programs of Freed Hardeman University, TCAT at Dickson, and Nashville State
  • Organizing and hosting Education Day for Leadership Dickson County
  • Providing input on local educational concerns and plans
  • Organizing Made in Dickson County Expo
  • Organizing and hosting Harlem Wizards fundraiser for the CTE Program

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2020 PARTNERS OF PROGRESS

Our valued Sponsors show their full support of the Chamber throughout the year and go the extra mile with their membership. Our Partners of Progress receive exclusive benefits, heightened exposure and recognition for their commitment to the community through their leadership.