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Project TIAN (Teachers Investigating Adult Numeracy)

Welcome to the TIAN web site. TIAN is a professional development initiative developing a model for standards-based mathematics professional development for adult basic education teachers.

The TIAN Website

The four-year project, a collaboration between the Center for Literacy Studies at the University of Tennessee and TERC, a Cambridge, Massachusetts non-profit educational organization, was funded by the National Science Foundation.


Read about teachers' experiences with the TIAN project in TIAN in Action: Teachers' Stories. Download PDF (895 KB)




For more information, please contact: Martha Merson or Donna Curry.