Upper school family liaisons, more recess and more support for high school clubs were among the concerns heard from parents and high school students at the first budget hearing of the school year with new co-chair Kathleen Kelly.
Extensive partnerships between the city’s high school, Bunker Hill Community College in Charlestown and the University of Massachusetts at Boston loom large in the mission of the new Office of College Success, but are among many of its tools.
The district’s approach to the ultimately false bomb threat Monday was questioned during School Committee public comment Tuesday by Cambridge Rindge and Latin School student.
Zoe Masters, a second-year teacher at the Community Charter School of Cambridge, was chosen by the Knowles Science Teaching Foundation as one of 34 members of its 2015 cohort of Teaching Fellow.
Work on the recommendations of the Early Childhood Task Force is to start almost immediately on turning a task force report into a strategic plan, hiring people to lead it and developing a pilot project. But that wasn’t soon enough, some councillors are saying.
Harvard and Cambridge Public Schools are facing safety concerns today, with Harvard Yard locked down and the nearby science center plaza emptied and a heightened police presence at public schools after a bomb threat appeared on a blog.
The Cambridge Street Upper School Cultural Proficiency Team has been invited by the National Center for Race Amity to participate in its National Race Amity Conference, to be held Nov. 19-21 at the Boston Marriott in Quincy.
Learn how to get more from a LinkedIn profile at a free workshop from 9:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Nov. 10 in a computer lab at the Cambridge Main Library.
I know we do so much so well – and that we can do better. I will bring to the committee my skills and perspective as a former classroom teacher, a student of education policy and a communications and program management professional.
In some ways, there is a sense with this term’s members of the School Committee that as a group they are becoming more effective. But what change has this produced? Look here to find out, and for links to challenger and incumbent profiles for Nov. 3 voting.