School district eases measures of class air quality

School year starts lower in student, staff figures but with new leadership and looser Covid rules

Whether raising standards or teaching to the test, MCAS graduation requirements are now higher

MIT keeps Covid-era closed campus policy (corrected)

State law overrides effort on LGBTQ kids’ privacy as committee votes on nondiscrimination policy

School district and educators compromise, delivering two-year contract and optimism

Bullying of trans and other queer kids has surged at schools following return from Covid lockdown

Students can unmask in schools as of Monday

Superintendent will decide mask rule for schools; Even public officials seemed unclear on process

Educators take their contract complaints public, while officials say it’s the union stalling on talks (corrected)