Charter News

Prospect Hill Academy earns computer science award

April 24, 2019 | Wicked Local Cambridge

Prospect Hill Academy Charter School in Cambridge has earned the first College Board AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award for achieving high female representation in AP Computer Science A.

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A First-Year Teacher Clashed With A Student. Then She Learned Where He Was Coming From

April 22, 2019 | Carrie Jung
When ninth grade humanities teacher Sydney Chaffee decided she wanted to become a teacher, she admits her expectations were wildly idealistic.
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YOUR VIEW: Setting the record straight about the Alma/city of New Bedford agreement

April 20, 2019 | Janice Baptist

As chairperson of the Alma del Mar Board of Trustees, and a proud, lifelong resident of New Bedford, I wish to set the record straight concerning the agreement our board entered into with Commissioner Jeff Riley, Superintendent Thomas Anderson, and Mayor Jon Mitchell.

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Rising Tide students participate in Civics Night

April 19, 2019 | Wicked Local Plymouth

PLYMOUTH — Students in grade 11 at Rising Tide Charter Public School presented collaborative work from their Civics and Economics course at an evening event on April 11.

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Rising Tide students host Stem Night

April 18, 2019 | Wicked Local Plymouth

PLYMOUTH — Families recently gathered at Rising Tide Charter Public School to visit exhibits that highlight technology and student work and to engage in a number of activities for the schools’ Stem Night.

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Analysis: Why the Media’s Pendulum Swing Against Charter Schools Has Consequences — and Why Journalists Must Keep Their Spotlight on the Trajectory of Students

April 18, 2019 | Richard Whitmire

The last time I had this queasy feeling about where education is headed, it was 2010 and I was midway through a book about Michelle Rhee’s turn as superintendent of D.C. Public Schools.

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SouthCoast Chamber presents awards to businesses and school

April 17, 2019 | Herald News Staff

NEW BEDFORD - The SouthCoast Chamber recently recognized the significant contributions and achievements of the region’s businesses with the presentation of the 2019 APEX Awards in the categories of Small Business, Large Business, Non-Profit and Educational Institution.

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CityLine: Sunday April 14, 2019 ForsythKids focus on good oral hygiene

April 14, 2019 | WCVB5ABC

Good oral hygiene is the focus at the Match Community Day Public Charter School in Hyde Park thanks to the ForythKids Program. Our Erika Tarantal reports on how thousands of kids have benefitted from the program. Dr.

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Burgess Finishes 2nd in the BAA Middle School 1,000 Meter Race

April 14, 2019 | Susan Petroni
BOSTON – Newton’s Tyler Tubman won the Boston Athletic Association’s middle school 1,000 meter race on Saturday morning, April 13, in Boston.
His winning time was 2:55 minutes flat.
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The Last Gasps of Desperation on Alma del Mar

April 13, 2019 | Keri Rodrigues
Here we go:
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