Chamber report: Metro school reforms head in right direction but progress crawls forward

MNPS needs to focus on bringing better charter schools into district, report says More

MNPS to cut central office staff, loosen reins on principals

Recommendations come from U.K.-based firm hired to improve 34 of district’s low-performing schools More

School board votes to close one charter, passes on fighting state over another

Board members voted Tuesday to close Smithson Craighead Middle School at the end of the year More

Earliest ever start to school raises question: Will kids show up?

Schools director, previously pushing for earlier start, repeatedly claimed MNPS lagged behind in classroom time   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

SEIU, MNEA release Metro school board endorsements

Unions announced school board picks last week in advance of the Aug. 2 election   More

Two new Metro charter schools win approval — but not Great Hearts or KIPP

School Board approves Intrepid College Prep and Nashville Classical applications, denies total of eight other proposed schools More

Three years after suit filed, trial on MNPS rezoning plan begins

Mayor Karl Dean is expected to take the stand Thursday More

MNPS accelerates timeline for hiring new teachers

School board certified charges against former teacher Donald Wood for 2010 classroom tirade More

Up for Debate: Register's State of Metro Schools

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