Saint Thomas Health Scholars Program Puts Students on Career Path to Healthcare

Originally posted to Saint Thomas Health Beat It was a night to shine. It was a night to celebrate. One hundred students from nine high schools with health & science academies in Metro Nashville were selected to the Saint Thomas Health Scholars Program. The program, one of the first of its kind in the nation, provides […]

Congratulations to the 2016 Academy Awards Nominees

2016 NOMINEES The following categories will be decided through an anonymous online ballot   Academy Partnership of the Year, Arts, Media & Communications Frist Center For the Visual Arts and the Academy of Art, Design, & Communication at Hillwood High School Stones River National Battlefield and the CMT Academy of Digital Design & Communication at […]

Hispanic Heritage Month – NES’s Experience with Two Interns from Glencliff High School via the Conexión Américas Escalera program

Rashed Fakhruddin, Engineering Supervisor, Nashville Electric Service The opportunity to job shadow a professional working in your desired career is an incredibly valuable experience. For Metro Nashville Public School (MNPS) students, it’s also a requirement. During fall break, Nashville Electric Service (NES) had the opportunity to welcome two aspiring engineers from Glencliff High School through […]

A Classroom of Stars, Not Circles

Strong relationships with local academy partners is the key to building effective business engagement in our high schools. The Academies of Nashville provide students with meaningful, hands-on learning in context through unique partnerships with local businesses, non-profit organizations, and government agencies. The Teacher Team Externship Program gives teachers an opportunity to have a real-world professional experience at a host organization to develop a project-based […]