Sequoyah Award

On July 19, 1998 the Career Skills Enhancement Program received a Sequoyah Literacy Award given by the Tennessee Historical Commission in Nashville, Tennessee. The award was one of only two Administrative Service Sequoyah awards given to adult education programs in the entire state of Tennessee. The award recognizes CSEP "for providing for a more literate Tennessee."

The award selection criteria included demonstrating:

  • a strong commitment to the importance and improvement of literacy;
  • ongoing partnership and collaboration in leadership with other
    community-based organizations;
  • public awareness efforts for the promotion of literacy efforts;
  • accomplishments in raising the level of literacy at the local and state

Chris Carter
Training Manager


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