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Translating The Dream


Nashville Public Television, as part of CPB's American Graduate Initiative, looks at the challenges Nashville's immigrant and refugee students present to and face in Nashville's public schools. Many are "English Language Learners" (ELL), whose high school graduation rate falls nearly 12% below the average Tennessee graduate rate.

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NPT Reports

Staggering Domestic Violence Stats from Latest NPT Reports Special | Premieres March 29

  Our latest public affairs documentary, NPT Reports: Domestic Violence: Living in Fear, premieres Friday, March 29 at 8:00. Here are some staggering statistics from the show. Please consider ...

NPT Reports: Education Leaders Talk School Safety at Statewide Summit

State leaders and school officials across Tennessee gathered this week to weigh in on a pressing issue in wake of the Newtown, Connecticut school shooting—how can we make schools safer? “I am...

NPT Reports: Graduation by the Numbers Airs Tonight at 9pm

Half-hour documentary looks at “Graduation by the Numbers;” part of national “American Graduate: Let’s Make It Happen” initiative. NASHVILLE, Tennessee — Nashville Pub...

NPT Reports: High School`s `College Zone` Gets Students on Track

Principal Ron Woodard is the epitome of ‘in your face’—but in a good way. He’s trying to change the culture of Maplewood High School and get college on his students’ minds, everyday. “I think it pr...