October 26, 2018 | The Standard-Times
NEW BEDFORD — What does the underside of a city look like? Read More
October 25, 2018 | Hyde Park Bulletin
Two Boston Prep seniors performed an original rap – a duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, inspired by the Broadway hit Hamilton – on stage at the Boston Opera House while their classmates, thousands of students from around the state, and the Hamilton cast cheered them on. Read More
October 25, 2018 | Elizabeth Roman
Latino leaders representing Western Massachusetts said they are confident recommendations made by Gov. Charlie Baker's Latino Advisory Commission will enable funding for programs and services to help those living in Springfield, Holyoke and other communities in this part of the state. Read More
October 25, 2018 | Samantha Fields
One of the first things students see, when they walk into Jane Paquet’s classroom at Martha’s Vineyard Public Charter School, is a list of questions on her green chalkboard. Questions like: Read More
What is the difference between a need and a want?
October 24, 2018 | Dirk Tillotson
Closing schools balance the district’s budget woes on the backs of the already most underserved parents. The reality of closings is that it does nothing for those parents who have been dis-served and will be displaced. Typically, they attend an equally low-performing school that is further away Read More
October 24, 2018 | Noah Asimow
Martha’s Vineyard Public Charter School chef and Wilderness Survival School instructor Matt Hayden hears crickets in his kitchen. That’s because the crunchy, six-legged critters are actually part of his meal.
October 24, 2018 | Education Next
Does Massachusetts really have the best charter schools in the country? If it does, why is the charter sector growing so slowly in the state? Read More
October 24, 2018 | SAMPAN
Boston, MA – Boston Collegiate Charter School (BCCS) recently marked its 20th anniversary at the school’s Annual Dinner with approximately 350 community members coming together to celebrate the work the school is doing to provide a college-bound program for Boston youth. Read More
October 24, 2018 | Lennie Jarratt
Dr. Cara Candal explains how charter schools can close the achievement gap for low-income students. Read More
October 23, 2018 | Michelle Williams
The Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education released school, district and state averages from the SAT exams taken during the 2017-2018 school year.