Antioch’s Academy of Technology and Communication job shadows with Nissan North America

Nissan is an Academy Partner with Antioch High School‘s Academy of Technology and Communication.  Their partnership has been covered by News Channel 5 and the press release can be found at Metro Nashville Public School’s “Children First” blog.  Nissan also participated in Antioch’s VIP tour as well as the 2011 Career Exploration Fair. In this […]

Whites Creek students attend teaching conference at Volunteer State

Aneshia, a senior from Whites Creek High School, writes in this post about attending a conference on preparing to become a teacher that took place at Volunteer State Community College in Gallatin, TN. The Academies of Nashville are designed to help students learn about their interests and pursue opportunities at post-secondary institutions of higher learning […]

AT&T and Junior Achievement Create Experiential Learning Opportunities for Nashville Students

Karen Marin, a student at Stratford High School, writes about visiting the AT&T Building in downtown Nashville with her classmates in this blog entry. AT&T welcomed students into its offices to learn about a variety of career opportunities and roles within the company. This opportunity was made possible through partnership with the local office of […]

Pearl-Cohn, the first entertainment magnet high school in the United States

Pearl-Cohn High School has always been a school full of talented students, amazing teachers, and opportunities. Our school has now become even more unique and is providing even more opportunities by becoming an Entertainment Magnet High School. This is the only Entertainment Magnet High School in the country.  We have two Academies; the first academy […]

Academy structure creates meaning and focus for learning in secondary education

In this testimonial from one of our Student Ambassadors, Cody D. writes about how studying in Cane Ridge High School‘s Academy of Architecture and Construction sparked his passion for building and helped him to start planning the next steps in his education and career. Students in this academy have the opportunity to work with the […]