For two weeks in late October and early November, several Metro Schools opened their doors to about 20 Chinese principals and education leaders from the Guangdong Province in South China. The delegation was the eighth cohort of participants for the Education Leadership Learning Exchange (ELLE), a collaborative partnership between Vanderbilt University, South China Normal University, and Metro Nashville Public Schools.
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Hillsboro HIgh School is opening a Confucius Classroom this fall! The school is one of just seven in Tennessee awarded a grant from the Confucius Institute at the Unviersity of Memphis to implement the international program. Click through to read an excerpt from the Confucius Institute's release.
A handful of Hillsboro High School French students have been selected to participate in the Sister Cities exchange to Caen, France this summer. For two weeks, the students will stay in a French home, attend a French school, assist in teaching English classes in the schools, explore the sites of Normandy, and commemorate D-Day on the Normandy beaches.