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R&B superstar Usher encourages Metro students to do well on TCAP

Who’s that in a Gra-Mar Middle Prep t-shirt? Oh, no big deal. It’s just multi-Grammy winning artist and “The Voice” judge Usher.

Usher sent this video to Gra-Mar principal Dr. 48 more words


Cambridge advanced academics program expands to Hermitage Elementary

McGavock Cluster has Tennessee’s first K-12 Cambridge Continuum

Increasing the rigorous academic offerings in the McGavock cluster, Metro Schools is proud to announce the expansion of the Cambridge program into Hermitage Elementary School, completing Tennessee’s first K-12 Cambridge continuum.The Cambridge International Examinations program is affiliated with the University of Cambridge in the United Kingdom, and offers courses comparable in rigor to… 354 more words


Revealed at Last . . . Money matters more than good teachers!

Yes, this morning’s Age contains the proof of a long-suspected malaise.

Our Premier yesterday announced the upgrading in various ways of three schools in suburban Melbourne, at a total cost of more than $10 million. 255 more words


Our two-year-olds need a childhood, not lessons in Latin

SUSAN OLIVER, pictured left, wants the borough’s teaching professionals to come forward and make their voices heard, perhaps even to challenge the controlling orthodoxies of Michael Gove and Ofsted… 917 more words


Safety in Schools - Meeta Sengupta.

Schools are not just places to study – they are places where we learn to work in social groups in a safe environment. A school therefore is a place we can make mistakes, because this is where we are safe from the horrible consequences of mistakes made in the real world. 1,131 more words


Being schooled

Having just recently become a library Director in a new library I have set about to do a number of things internal to the library to try and create a culture focused on satisfying customer needs and understanding that the product we provide is service. 585 more words