Nashville Promise Neighborhood is a revolutionary strategy to improve schools and communities.
This summer the Springfield Promise Neighborhood and Lincoln Elementary hosted a variety of new and exciting opportunities for Lincoln students. The mission behind these extended opportunities was to address the summer academic lag...
A plan to make life better in the poorest part of Nashville will compete for a $30 million federal grant this fall and the chance to try an innovative way to help kids succeed, from before birth through college.
Paul Tough's article in the Sunday New York Times Magazine highlights Promise Neighborhoods as part of President Obama's ambitious agenda to combat community-level poverty (paragraphs about Promise Neighborhoods from the article are copied below).
Robin Veenstra-VanderWeele of the Martha O'Bryan Center directs Nashville Promise Neighborhood, which tries to ensure that 'all of our students are academically successful, graduate from high school, and go on to college and a career.'