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Inaugural STEAM Fest Breaks Through Classroom Walls

By Lee Rennick The first ever Tennessee STEAM Festival is set to take science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics into the community from October 12 to October 22. Designed to educate people of all ages and backgrounds about the

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These Nashville Makerspaces Redefine What it Means to Learn

By Justin Stokes Even though most students went back to school at the beginning of the month, there’s still plenty of excitement in the air about all things educational. Education doesn’t have to end when you finish school, either—there are

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This Nonprofit Demystifies Higher Education in Tennessee

By Laura Pochodylo For some, returning to classes is a sign of Fall as sure as the leaves changing colors. But for many, the guarantee to be able to attend school, especially post-secondary education, is not a certainty. Only 32.9 percent of

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The Time for Technological Classrooms in Nashville is Now

By Laura Pochodylo For many communities, Labor Day marks the end of summer with a new beginning: the start of a school year. Each year is different for students moving up through grades, but each new school year also presents new challenges for

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How I Learned to Drink from the Firehose at the Nashville Software School

By Casey Reed Editor’s note: Over a year ago, we published a story about the Nashville Software School (NSS). After reading the piece, Forward Beat writer Casey Reed was inspired to apply and enroll into NSS as a path toward transitioning

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