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Along with other business, the city has committed to a bus to bring students from Rindge Towers and Jefferson Park to the Vassal Lane/Tobin school building.
Three surprise appointments, including one involving the head of the local teachers union, brought on a conversation about district transparency.
A federal Judge has scheduled a trial date for Joshua Wairi, 27, but expressed hopes a settlement would come before then.
A Traffic Safety Awareness Day might sound like a drag, but the federal Volpe Transportation Center has those wonderful toys.
Questions remain on how to identify “advanced learners” and fit their work into school structures, and fears of “tracking” students persist as well.
The School Committee approved nearly $500,000 for three professional development consulting contracts, noting “Wall Street rates” and asking “What did we buy?”
Eastern Bank awarded the Benjamin Banneker Charter Public School a grant to support the school’s summer program, ending Aug. 1.
The 16-week course is designed for English-language learners who want to prepare for entrance into training programs for entry-level health care positions.
Hiring low-income workers with federal dollars intended for the poor anyway seems like a win-win, but results of the 1968 ‘Section 3′ policy are lagging.