City Leaders Prioritize Big Gains in Third-Grade Literacy


In coordination with the Mayor’s Office and Director of Schools Dr. Shawn Joseph, a new effort kicks off this month to bring greater focus, bolder thinking and a collective approach to tackling Nashville’s early literacy rates. The Nashville Literacy Collaborative – formed by the Nashville Public Education Foundation (NPEF) and the Nashville Public Library (NPL) – is a six-month effort to sharpen … [Read more...]

Back to School, Back to Simon: Shoppers Invited to ‘Find Your Style’ at Simon This Fall

Opry Mills Simon Youth Foundation

Opry Mills and Lebanon Premium Outlets today kicked off their 2016 Back To School season with a TV commercial and digital video campaign, encouraging shoppers to ‘find your style’ while reflecting on their past first days of school and the outfits that were the height of fashion in the ʼ80s and ʼ90s. The campaign will be amplified through social media using the hashtag #tbtbts (Throw Back … [Read more...]