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Five things to watch for next year's election

'The City Paper' breaks down the various challenges and potential races looming on the political horizon More

School board struggles to find footing in post-Great Hearts reality

School board will soon see district’s new Strategic Plan, document expected to blueprint district’s goals More

Dean fully behind charter expansion, doubtful MNPS will get full $44M budget increase

Jesse Register said district’s budget is reasonable, but he would be willing to consider making some cuts More

Year in Review: Education tops 2012 newsmaker list as state, Metro grapple over schools

Battles over Great Hearts application, school board elections and vouchers led education headlines in 2012 More

Study: Alternative teacher training programs more successful than traditional ones

Teach for America Nashville and Memphis, and Memphis Teacher Residency among most effective   More

'Parent-trigger' story can happen in Nashville, promoter says at film screening

Nashville is one of 17 cities across the country to get sneak-peek screening of new charter school film   More

School board election primer: Five things to watch Thursday

As growth charters in Nashville accelerates, public schools become go-to arena for new breed of reformers More

Metro school board becomes arena for political class, biz execs

Nashville school board candidate suddenly equals state lawmaker, council member as cash target More

Battle for the board: Factions fight to elect Metro's next school board

More money. More candidates. More issues. Welcome to the fight for the direction of Metro schools More

Frists donate $3M to Teach For America

Gift meant to help recruit and develop up to 400 teaching candidates over next three years More
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