MNPS Academies of Nashville Student Success
Thursday, March 20, 2014
9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Tennessee Performing Arts Center, Polk Theater
Admission is FREE
MNPS has partnered with TEDxNashville to showcase students in our high schools who have implemented innovative thoughts, ideas, and programs to make their schools and communities better. And it’s being called TEDxNashvilleEd.
Throughout the semester, students have attended public speaking and student leadership workshops led by the Director of the Academies of Nashville, Dr. Chaney Mosley. Students then had the opportunity to audition for one of the twelve speaker slots. The auditions were very competitive! Each students has been paired with an adult mentor to help refine their performance.
We hope that you will come out and support those innovative and talented students. Come for the whole day or drop in for your student’s performance. We look forward to sharing MNPS Academies of Nashville student talent with all of you!
Schedule of Events
|9:00||Chaney Mosley“Play Nice & Remember to Share”|
|9:15||Gellcye Alegre“Il Colore Marrone”McGavock High School|
|9:30||Kordell Young“Hope”Glencliff High School|
|9:45||DeShaun Clarke &
Johnathan Crutchfield“One of Us”Cane Ridge High School
|10:15||Pel Doski“Finding A Home”Overton High School|
|10:30||Hamza Chaudhery“The Tutor Antioch Program”Antioch High School|
|10:45||JC McCaw“An Outside Perspective on Public Education”Hillsboro High School|
|11:00||Break for Lunch|
|12:00||Simone Williams“Embracing Diversity”White Creek High School|
|12:15||Milton Patino“The Power of ‘Yes’”Antioch High School|
|12:30||Tamara Milford“My Future. My Way.”McGavock High School|
|1:00||Stacy Crescencio“The Story of Our Lives Only Makes Us Stronger”Cane Ridge High School|
|1:15||Farzin Dehghan “From Isfahan to Nashville- The Bridge that Music Built”Overton High School|
|1:30||Tytiauna Ruffin“Single Parent Homes”McGavock High School|