Public Education and Public Television Working Together

The NECAT partnership with the USCCU Academy of International Business and Communications at Hillsboro High School has provided students with relevant opportunities that will prepare them for life. This school year, NECAT trained 50 Hillsboro students interested in careers in television and production by facilitating hands-on experience in their television studio with training and guidance […]

Glencliff celebrates opening a new greenhouse

Glencliff High School hosted a grand opening event to celebrate its new on-campus greenhouse that provides students with environmental learning opportunities. The greenhouse supports students in the Hands On Nashville Academy of Environmental and Urban Planning as they prepare for futures in careers like civil and environmental engineering and plant and animal biotechnology. Seed starts and stems grown […]

Stratford STEM Magnet student creates documentary about the Parthenon

While doing an internship with the Parthenon, Dev Bhavsar, a senior at Stratford STEM Magnet School in the Academy of Science and Engineering, used the opportunity as inspiration for another one of his passions: filmmaking. Belmont-bound Bhavsar produced a 31- minute documentary-style video, The Lost History of the Parthenon,  that explores the history of the […]

2017 Academies of Nashville Award Nominees

The Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce has announce the final category nominees for the 2017 Academies of Nashville Awards. In its seventh year, this event recognizes the hard work of individuals, smaller learning communities and companies playing an integral role in the success of the Academies model. Since 2010, more than 350 MNPS educators, administrators and […]

Need More Energy? Watch This.

Originally shared by Ford Next Generation Learning.  With relatives living all the way in Jamaica, Shakarah transformed her academy network into her family. Through her Alternative Energy production class she developed meaningful relationships with her peers that are sure to last a lifetime. Join Shakarah as she introduces us to the world class, and famous […]