Charter News

Why was this teacher silent for the first three weeks of pre-calculus?

November 5, 2018 | National Alliance of Public Charter Schools
For the first three weeks of the year, Erin Woods did not say a word to her students during precalculus class, and they were furious. She was their tutor last year, and they knew she was great at Math, so why would she not help them?
Read More

GROWING ON THE FARM: Cultivating trees for life

November 1, 2018 | Hingham Wicked Local

As the autumn leaves lose their chlorophyl and the days’ light wanes, there is a need to capture and celebrate the harvest, the plants and the essence of the life they give to us.

Read More

GLCPS gets grant to close homework gap

November 1, 2018 | The Standard-Times

NEW BEDFORD — Global Learning Charter Public School (GLCPS) students with no internet access at home no longer have to search for Wi-Fi to complete their assignments at home.

Read More

These Massachusetts schools scored the highest on Advanced Placement exams

November 1, 2018 | Michelle Williams

The results of the Advance Placement exams are in.

Read More

Ipswich River gets an oyster infusion from Marblehead Charter School students

October 31, 2018 | Chris Stevens
FMPS grant allows Shark Club members to nurse oysters
Read More

Medfield resident to speak at Medfield Historical Society meeting

October 31, 2018 | Medford Wicked Local

At the Nov. 5 Medfield Historical Society meeting, Medfield resident Linda Morse will talk about how Medfield was impacted by the deadly Spanish flu epidemic that killed an estimated 50 million people worldwide.

Read More

Crowd gathers for John Greenleaf Whittier Bridge project ceremony

October 31, 2018 | Jim Sullivan

NEWBURYPORT — After five years and $318 million, the final milestone in the John Greenleaf Whittier Bridge project was achieved Tuesday afternoon with the official ribbon cutting for the William Lloyd Garrison Trail.

Read More

A Proven Model of Success

October 31, 2018 | Melvin B. Miller

People have been inundated with so much bad news from Washington that there is little expectation of being inspired by current events. As a result, the recent ribbon cutting of the brand new Edward Brooke High School in Mattapan did not generate an appropriate level of enthusiasm.

Read More

Adams: BART sets annual fall breakfast

October 29, 2018 | The Berkshire Eagle

Berkshire Arts & Technology Charter Public School will host its ninth annual fall breakfast from 8:45 to 9:45 a.m. Friday, Nov. 2, with optional, student-led school tours at 9:45 a.m.

Read More

At Roxbury Prep, the rallying cry is: ‘We’re all we’ve got, we’re all we need’

October 26, 2018 | Jake Caccavaro
A month ago, this was only a dream.
But on Thursday afternoon, in cold and windy conditions on a worn soccer field behind the Roxbury YMCA, the Roxbury Prep charter football team, in its first varsity season, was diligently preparing for their MIAA playoff game.
Read More