Charter News

Fits and starts: Inside KIPP’s school-by-school discipline transformation

November 8, 2018 | FRANCISCO VARA-ORTA

It was the second meeting of a group meant to defuse conflicts at KIPP Camino, and there was plenty to defuse.

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Benjamin Franklin Classical Charter Public School to increase enrollment

November 7, 2018 | Scott Calzolaio

FRANKLIN – Next year’s enrollment at Benjamin Franklin Classical Charter Public School will be bigger than ever.

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Amanda Seider named board chair of KIPP Massachusetts

November 5, 2018 | SAMPAN

LYNN – KIPP is delighted to announce a new chairman of its board of directors. Current board member Amanda Seider has been appointed chairman of the board, replacing retiring board chair Michael Kendall, who served as chair since 2011. Kendall will remain on the board.

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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?
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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.

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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.

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These Massachusetts schools scored the highest on Advanced Placement exams

November 1, 2018 | Michelle Williams

The results of the Advance Placement exams are in.

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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
 
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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.

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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.

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