Sharing love through Ford Hub

One of the most far-reaching initiatives supported by Alignment Nashville is the work of the Nashville Hub, a Ford Next Generation Learning Hub that provides support and professional development to communities across the country…

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Reflecting on Opportunity NOW

As the 2017 Opportunity NOW Summer Intern Program closes, the team at Alignment Nashville bid a fond farewell to our first Opportunity NOW Intern, Alice. Alice has proven to be an extraordinarily…

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What’s Next for the Academies?

A reflection by Robert Robinson, Associate Director: Last week, Metro Nashville Public Schools staff and community and business partners gathered together to develop a plan to take the Academies of…

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Meet Alice from Opportunity NOW

Today is the first day on the job for hundreds of Nashville youth who are engaging in valuable summer work experience through the Opportunity NOW youth employment initiative.  Through the…

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Nashville Teacher Housing Website Launch

Office of Nashville Mayor Megan Barry has partnered with Metro Nashville Public Schools and Alignment Nashville on an initiative to connect teachers to more affordable housing opportunities in Davidson County.…

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SEL Conference is June 29 & 30

The 7th Annual Social Emotional Learning Conference will bring together more than eight hundred educators, experts, and community members invested in the mental, emotional, social, and academic success and wellbeing…

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After more than ten years, I’m still amazed…

Written by Melissa Jaggers, President & CEO of Alignment Nashville You would think that after more than ten years, I would be used to seeing the impact of the Academies…

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Bringing Farm-to-School Resources to Teachers

The School Nutrition A-Team, led by Co-Chairs Spencer Taylor, MNPS Executive Director of School Nutrition, and Jackie Contreras, Nashville Farmers’ Market Program Manager, has organized an opportunity for teachers to…

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Immigrant & Refugee Community Resource Survey

COMPLETE THE SURVEY NOW! The Integration of International Families Alignment Team seeks to help MNPS faculty and staff create a welcoming and inclusive atmosphere for families of immigrant and refugee…

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AN Celebrates National School Counseling Week

Walk through the doors of any MNPS school on any given day and you will find a building full of individuals dedicated to the academic success and overall wellbeing of…

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