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 […]

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 […]

Cheers, Tears, and Celebrating Ten Years

This year is the Academies of Nashville 10-Year Anniversary! While we will be celebrating all year long, we hosted a special presentation at the December Administrative and Supervisory Meeting last week. Hear from students from each of the Academies of Nashville schools on how the academies have helped their pursue their college and career goals. […]

The Story of a Student Athlete- Hillsboro High’s Darius Ferguson

By Rashed Fakhruddin Student athlete Darius Ferguson has a game plan both on and off the basketball court. The Hillsboro High School varsity basketball player averages 11 points and six assists per game and helped lead his team to the state tournament two years in a row, but his priorities remain focused on academics and […]

Overton Student’s Work Featured in Two Science Publications

Overton High School senior Yasmin Alvarado-Rayo is being published in the IEEE Robotics and Automation Magazine and Young Scientist journal for her work on a modular robotics kit that can be used to support STEM education. Yasmin, pictured right, is a student in the Overton Academy of Health Sciences. As part of the team at The […]