How to help fire victims

Dozens of families have been displaced by fires at several apartment complexes More
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How do schools improve student test scores?

Giving teachers bonuses for better student test scores doesn’t work. As Metro schools move forward, other options emerge More

Ten Hunters Lane football players suspended, expelled

Nine admitted to smoking marijuana prior to last Friday's game. More

Metro to open six new magnet schools

$12M federal grant to propel three-year initiative   More
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Raising the bar on public education

This week, parents and students get their TCAP test results. Officials have lowered expectations. But what about the future? More

Metro schools athletics programs stand to gain when C.J. rushes this season

Titans' running back will donate money to be used for equipment, uniforms and facility upgrades. More

Broad new teacher plan lacks performance-based pay

Metro doesn't establish link between student achievement and teacher pay  More
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New rules for start of school

For the first time in a decade, the state updates its immunization policy for public school students More

Teachers hit the books to become better in the classroom

MNPS, Vanderbilt partnership aimed at improving education in urban middle schools More

Metro aims to have best music education in country

Momentum Project Lab to come up with a plan to improve programs offered in city’s public schools More
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