Educator Resources

Tennessee Woman Suffrage Centennial Resources for Educators

Professional Development for Educators

Join us for “Battle for the Ballot: An Inquiry Based Workshop on Woman Suffrage in Tennessee,” an educator workshop focused on the story of the woman suffrage movement and the important role Tennessee plays in the ratification of the 19th amendment. This workshop will be held at various dates throughout 2019 and 2020.

Please join us for the “Battle for the Ballot: A Summer Teacher Institute” in Nashville, June 2020. For more information and to apply, click here.

Woman Suffrage Timeline

We have compiled an extensive timeline of the events that led to Woman Suffrage in the United States, and Tennesse.

Tennessee and the 19th Amendment for Woman Suffrage

On August 18, 1920, Tennessee brought victory to the 72-year-long struggle to gain women the right to vote. Read the story of how it came about.

Historical Background