In District 20 showdown, North and Dickerson stake out similar positions

Putting a Republican in seat held by Democratic for 28 years would be symbolic blow to reeling state Dems More

Great Hearts ends push for Nashville charter school

Decision comes the day after Metro school board again denies charter group's proposal More

Metro school board rejects Great Hearts, defies state order — again

Decision to deny Phoenix-based charter group for fourth time in three-plus months came down to 5-4 vote   More

Emails reveal how state officials plotted ways around Metro on Great Hearts' decision

In Great Hearts case, education commissioner wasn’t mere observer but contemplated how group should appeal to state More

School board holds closed legal briefing on Great Hearts

Absent a board chair, law director presides over hastily scheduled meeting Tuesday afternoon on charter school proposal   More

Shift to Spanish model leads to erosion of diversity for one Metro school

Following transition to immersion model, Glendale Elementary sees largest decline in black population More

Great Hearts responds to Metro's diversity concerns in new letter

Great Hearts' CEO and president sought to address concerns raised by school board, which deferred its application More

Letter to the editor: Praise for Metro school board stand on Great Hearts

'Concerted defense of white privilege completely disregarded the benefits of integration and diversity' More

Weekly Obsession: Nothing left to lose

Rarely do important questions come at such a time when defeated or retiring board members tackle their last agenda More

Up for Debate: State and Metro spar over Great Hearts

'The City Paper' asks readers to weigh in on an issue of the day.   More
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