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30 UNDER 30 CHANGEMAKERS AWARD

May 10, 2021 | National Alliance for Public Charter Schools

Noelani Gabriel’s commitment to social justice, civil rights, and active anti-racism has a significant positive impact on her school’s community and students.... Read More +

The Pandemic Shouldn’t Stop Us From Getting Our Kids to College

May 10, 2021 | Ashley LaCavalla (Education Post)

With the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, seniors in the Class of 2021 have faced many challenges: remote learning, balancing school work and jobs to support their families, and keeping up with the stressful... Read More +

Springfield teacher speaking out against Asian hate crimes

May 5, 2021 | Western Mass News

May is Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month and with the rise in Asian hate crimes, one local schoolteacher is speaking out. That teacher said she hopes sharing her experiences will spark conversations about... Read More +

Fitchburg’s Sizer School returns to full-time in-person learning

April 30, 2021 | Sentinel & Enterprise

Sizer School, a North Central Charter Essential School, welcomed back students to full-time, in-person learning on Monday, according to an announcement from the school.... Read More +

Here are the 25 best Massachusetts high schools ranked by U.S. News & World Report

April 30, 2021 | Jackson Cote (MassLive)

There’s no shortage of high-caliber high schools in Massachusetts, and as part of its 2021 “Best High Schools Rankings,” U.S. News & Report broke down the best of the best in the Bay... Read More +

River Valley Charter School Students on Plum Island

April 30, 2021 | Susan Grillo & Ellen Link (PITA Newsletter)

You may have seen a small group of children wandering about Plum Island during the day over the past several months and wondered what they were up to! They were at school, learning in a... Read More +

An Engine for School Integration

April 30, 2021 | Tim Nicolette

The #2 public high school in Massachusetts is an engine for school integration.... Read More +

Easthampton students tackle climate change

April 28, 2021 | Jillian Andrews (22 News WWLP)

Students at Hilltown Cooperative Charter Public School in Easthampton are getting their hands dirty for a great cause, by planting trees around their school to better their community.... Read More +

Sixteen Charter Public Schools Make U.S. News & World Report’s List of Top 100 Massachusetts Public High Schools

April 27, 2021 | Tim Nicolette

Charter public schools from across the Commonwealth received recognition in the annual Best High Schools issue from U.S. News & World Report.... Read More +