Schools, Metro to help kids with disabilities transition to real world

Pilot program will start at Stratford next year to help high school kids make plans for the future. More

Metro and school system in funding dispute

Schools say Metro must maintain same level of funding as last year while Metro says it must provide the same budget percentage of funding More

TSU, MTSU celebrate $2.7 million partnership to improve biology education

Officials from Tennessee State University will join Middle Tennessee State University partners Thursday morning to announce a joint $2.7 million grant to improve biology education. More

Additional stimulus funds target homeless Metro students

About $185,000 in federal funds will soon be made available for Metro Nashville Public Schools to help homeless students, according to the Tennessee Department of Education. More

Metro kids taking standardized tests this week

Kids in grades three through eight will complete tests this week that measure proficiency and achievement in math, science, social studies, reading and language arts. More

Not found: Disabled kids who can't speak English

Metro Schools cited for reporting implausible numbers of ELL students with special need More

Most families have made school rezoning choices

Over half of high school and about a quarter of elementary students want to continue being bussed out of neighborhoods More

Stimulus dollars may help fund rezoning plan

Federal stimulus money likely will be used to help pay for Nashville’s new school district rezoning plan. More

Council members recognize it's an unusual budget year

Steine calls budget 'historic,' asks about using stimulus to close gaps More

Metro Schools' budget uncertainties grow as cuts loom

Mayor asks school board about ways to keep 209 proposed employee cuts More
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