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Mind Reader

Posted in: Features, Summer 2015

Peabody is partnering with faculty across VU to understand how the brain works differently in those who have difficulty reading.



Inquiring Minds

Posted in: Features, Summer 2015

The School for Science and Math at Vanderbilt is a unique research-centered learning experience for MNPS high schoolers.



Enterprising Interns

Posted in: Features, Summer 2015

From finance to fashion, HOD students pursue unique internships of their own making. They’ve logged hours at Oscar de la Renta, CONAN, the World Food Programme, Deloitte, Neville McCarthy PR and Big Machine Label Group (home to Taylor Swift) to name a few.



The Peabody Spirit: Celebrating 100 years of innovation, advocacy and outreach

Posted in: Fall 2014, Features

Peabody College is celebrating 100 years on its current campus—a century of championing education for the for all children, including those marginalized by ability, socioeconomic status or race.



Opening Doors, Transforming Lives

Posted in: Fall 2014, Features

Fifty years after its formation, the Vanderbilt Kennedy Center’s commitment to children remains.



Trailblazers

Posted in: Fall 2014, Features

The Posse program celebrates 25 years.



USN marks 100 years

Posted in: Fall 2014, Features

When the Peabody Demonstration School was on the verge of closing, parents put up their own money to keep the doors open.



Head Start Begins Here

Posted in: Fall 2014, Features

Peabody psychologist Susan Gray laid the framework for the national Head Start program.



Hard Core

Posted in: Features, Summer 2014

Implementation of Common Core has been much more difficult than anyone imagined, leaving students caught in a political tug of war. Peabody faculty weigh in on the Common Core dilemma.



Who Rises to the Top?

Posted in: Features, Summer 2014

There are few programs in place to nurture the intellectually precocious child. Is there a cost to society for ignoring the gifted?