MNPS Virtual School Takes Historic Step

Tennessee’s first public virtual school adopts the Academy model   From the district that brought you Tennessee’s first public virtual school, Metro Schools is excited and proud to introduce the Virtual Academy of Business and Marketing. With this, MNPS Virtual School becomes the first virtual school in the world to adopt the academy model. “Virtual […]

Students and Partners Make Sweet Music Together

Internships give students the opportunity to see the realities of a profession or industry and the connections between learning and the real world. Student from Pearl-Cohn Entertainment Magnet High School participated in an internship this summer with Warner Music. In this post, the students created a short video depicting their experience. Congratulations Raynesha A., Courtney B., De’Maira D., […]

What are we preparing students for?

The goal of the Academies of Nashville is to prepare students for college and careers after high school. Each academy is aligned with the workforce needs and post-secondary opportunities in Middle Tennessee. Through the Academies of Nashville, students learn the academic and 21st Century skills needed in industries such as health, law, communications, business, hospitality, […]

HS students wash away a collegiate competition

When Shelby Seaborn, Desiree Schutt, and Destinee Schutt were invited to attend the Water Professionals Conference earlier this month, the thought of participating was an honor. After all, this is a collegiate event, where upper level undergraduates and graduate students from throughout Kentucky and Tennessee would be presenting their research developed from years of carefully […]