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While the overall benefits of [ending teacher tenure] were slight, the lowest-performing students experienced the greatest gains in achievement.
"A recent paper by University of Tennessee professors Donald Bruce, William F. Fox and LeAnn Luna observed that those losses were estimated to be $11.4 billion in 2012 and were 'likely continue to grow rapidly, at least for the next several years.'"
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The state follows national population trends according to data released by the Census Bureau and disseminated by the Tennessee State Data Center.