Education: Elementary School

NashvilleSchoolFinder.org is Online Now

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Metro Schools, Mayor Karl Dean, the Tennessee Charter School Center and the Nashville Public Education Foundation are proud to unveil a powerful new tool to aid families in school choice. NashvilleSchoolFinder.org is a website where parents can learn about schools, compare their performance, schedule a visit and apply all from one place. This tool is the product… Read more »

Common Core: What You Should Know

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Following three years of implementation, the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) will take full effect in Tennessee next year when new PARCC (Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers) Assessments for math and English are given to students in grades 3  – 11, replacing the TCAP tests in those subjects. Many parents still… Read more »

Arts Education for Kids

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Whether it’s visual art, music, dance or drama, the arts do much to nurture creativity and imagination in children. The following local institutions offer arts education for kids: Belmont Academy 1900 Belmont Blvd., Nashville 460-6346 • belmontacademy.net Operated under the Belmont University College of Visual and Performing Arts, the Academy offers private instruction for all… Read more »