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From Grit to Graduation: Senior is beating odds

From Grit to Graduation: Senior is beating odds

February 22, 2016

Senior Victor Bustillo is the IT Academy student of the month and a Bobcat hero. Victor exhibits “True Grit.”  A story of a first generation high school senior’s journey from homeless to graduation. If Victor Bustillo is not on your radar – put him on it.  Victor came to America from El Progreso, Honduras at the age of 5.  Upon arrival, he met his mother for the first time.  Victor h...

The Mercedes-Benz F 015 Luxury in Motion

The Mercedes-Benz F 015 Luxury in Motion

February 22, 2016

F 015 Luxury in Motion Concept Car is in our future The Mercedes-Benz F 015 it’s a unique luxury car. Its immersive user experience is an innovative perspective into the future of mobility. What is an "Immersive Experience"? defines this as "Different brands have different business methods, but they all have at least one goal in common: to engage audiences effectively. Today's brands want to b...

Cyber Security Club creator Makes Reagan Holmberg the “IT Girl” in an IT CITY

January 17, 2016

As the demand for technologically skilled workers grows, the need to educate students in the technology field grows as well. Because there are too few students in technology, the workforce doesn't have enough skilled professionals working. The need for diverse skilled technology workers is even larger. Overton High School has developed programs in its Informational Technology Academy that not...

Ford’s Next Generation has Aligned Nashville Academies for Success

October 8, 2015

The Bobcat Beat was honored to attend Alignment Nashville’s and MNPS’s Education forum, in partnership with Ford Next Generation Learning. The education forum which began Monday evening with a guest panel held at the Music City Center in downtown Nashville ended with a cohort tour from Hawaii at Overton High School. It is the fifth year that MNPS and a group of non-profits have held this forum which show...

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