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

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

Metro school board to reconsider Great Hearts as state backs off funding threat

Schools Director Jesse Register and state Ed. Commissioner Kevin Huffman met Wednesday to discuss dispute   More

Metro school board defies state order, defers Great Hearts charter

Board voted 7-2 to defer plan for West Nashville charter, arguing proposal is too weak on ensuring diversity More

Federal judge rules in Metro's favor in segregation suit

Judge Kevin Sharp: "Court is unable to conclude that the School Board adopted the plan with a segregative purpose" More

Dean's letter to state board on Great Hearts surprises some, puts mayor in 'odd' position

Councilmen, school board member say they are surprised by the mayor's move More

Great Hearts makes charter case to state; decision expected next week

In a letter, Mayor Dean urges state board to overturn Metro school board denial of Great Hearts' application More

SEIU sues Register, Metro school board over union policy dispute

Suit alleges schools director and executive staff “exceeded their legal authority” in undoing policy 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
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