Nashville, Tenn., works to draw teachers to urban middle schools

Nashville schools and Vanderbilt University in Tennessee are teaming up to improve teacher quality in struggling schools by waiving tuition fees for master's degrees if teachers agree to work in urban middle schools for at least five years. The program is expected to graduate 48 teachers over the next three years, but officials say they hope to continue the program beyond the three-year contract.

View Full Article in:

Tennessean (Nashville) (tiered subscription model), The

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Senior Turnaround Consultant (Job ID: 8274)
American Institutes of Research
Chicago, IL
Program Officer, Teacher Development
Knowles Science Teaching Foundation
Moorestown, NJ
Regional Program Managers
Multiple Locations, SL_Multiple Locations
DC Public Schools
Washington DC, DC
Superintendent of Schools
Berkeley County School District
Moncks Corner, SC