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Director of Metro Schools to Talk Common Core in Parent Q&A

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Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools Director Dr. Jesse Register will participate in a series of meetings to answer parents' questions about Common Core, according to a press release from the district.

"These meetings will help parents learn more about how the standards are used in Metro Schools, the curriculum used to support them and the assessments needed to measure them," the release said. "There will be an opportunity at each meeting for Q&A with district officials.

The district is now in its third year of implementation, with full adoption of the standards for reading/language arts and mathematics across all grades K-12.

The meetings are scheduled for:

  1. Thursday, April 24 at John Overton High School, 5:30 p.m.
  2. Monday, April 28 at Gower Elementary School, 5:30 p.m.
  3. Thursday, May 1 at Madison Middle School, 5:30 p.m.
  4. Wednesday, May 7 at Apollo Middle School, 5:30 p.m.

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