Getting to Graduation: Tennessee Graduation Requirements and Transcript Review Pre-Training Quiz

Presenter: Carrie Mason, Ph.D.

Tennessee juvenile court judges are required by federal and state law to ensure that the well-being of youth in care are adequately addressed. For youth in care, well-being encompasses education and progress toward graduation. Unfortunately, youth in care have lower rates on time graduation rate than their peers across Tennessee.

This training will provide juvenile court practitioners information needed in order to advocate for the educational attainment of youth in foster care in court and in school settings. In this training, attendees will learn about Tennessee diploma option and graduation requirements, as provided by Tennessee policy. Attendees will be provided information and resources so that they will feel equipped to read a high school transcript and address issues in the path to on-time graduation.

CLE: This course has been approved for 1.25 general hours.

  • The approved CLE for this training includes an additional 15 minutes (.25 credit hour) to include time to complete the Pre-Training Quiz and Survey, and Post-Training Quiz, CLE Request and Training Evaluation. Kindly take your time to offer thoughtful responses to the questions.
  • Partial credit is not given for distance learning courses.
  • You may only receive CLE credit for the completion of on-demand distance learning courses one time, regardless of which calendar year the course was completed.
  • On-Demand Training sessions must have interactive components accredited for actual time spent to obtain CLE Credit Hours. Therefor you must complete the training questions. Your responses to the quiz questions are reviewed for data purposes only.  

To continue, please complete the Pre-Training Quiz and click "Continue to Training" at the bottom of the page. You will be directed to the video presentation and training materials. Should you have any issues accessing the training material page, please email



CLE credit for On Demand Distance Learning courses is based on both content and time spent viewing the course. In order to receive CLE credit for the course, I understand I must complete and submit the Pre-Training Quiz and Survey, view the course in its entirety, and complete the Post-Training Quiz and Evaluation. Partial CLE credit will not be submitted. Please initial below to acknowledge the viewing requirement.