Thank You Nashville

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By Dr. Shawn Joseph As I close my tenure as the Director of Schools, I want to thank this great community for what you do to support children. Nashville is a special place, and I truly believe we have the potential to be one of the fastest improving districts in America in the short-term, and one of the best urban school districts in America in the long-term under the proper conditions. First, we cannot be afraid to acknowledge and address equity issues. On February 5, 2008, Dr. Pedro Garcia, former MNPS Director of Schools, wrote “Schools should not be left alone to solve problems which in re...