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It Is Literally Okay To Use Li...

Nov 28, 2018 by

By Edgar B. Herwick III – My editor here in the WGBH Newsroom, Aaron Schachter, is a little bit of a curmudgeon. And in recent...

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The Dominican Republic Took In...

Nov 18, 2018 by

By Jason Margolis – Hugh Baver is a former minor league baseball player, and in his late 50s, still looks to be in good enough...

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Boston Schools Ignored Anti-Bi...

Nov 5, 2018 by

By Molly Boigon – The Boston Public Schools has awarded three consecutive contracts worth nearly $4 million to a testing firm,...

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A Whale Of An Education Battle...

Oct 5, 2018 by

By Jamie Gass – “[A] whale-ship was my Yale College and my Harvard,” reads Herman Melville’s classic novel Moby-Dick, which was...

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Poll: 72 Percent Of Americans ...

Sep 17, 2018 by

By Kirk Carapezza – Nearly three in four Americans disagree with using race in college admissions, although even more value...

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Students To ‘Do Civics&#...

Aug 3, 2018 by

The state advises that schools scrap eighth grade world history class and instead focus on civics. by Bianca Vázquez Toness- Managing...

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Harvard Refutes Claims It Disc...

Jul 29, 2018 by

Harvard filed a brief Friday in federal court in Boston that is challenging a lawsuit that claims the Ivy League school discriminates...

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A Good Superintendent Could Be...

Jul 12, 2018 by

by Bianca Vázquez Toness – Boston Public Schools needs to find a new permanent superintendent after Tommy Chang’s abrupt...

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A Call For Parents To Close Th...

Apr 19, 2018 by

Bianca Vazquez Toness –  Six-month-old Mackinzie is on her stomach. She hasn’t started crawling yet. Infant educator Alex...

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Chance Meeting Gives High Scho...

Mar 11, 2018 by

As he biked around town raising money for the Newton North High School football team last fall, 17-year-old Alex Rivero started...

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Bestselling Author Brad Meltze...

Jan 28, 2018 by

Bestselling author Brad Meltzer joins WGBH’s Henry Santoro to talk about the most recent books in his children’s series...

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Football Is A Public Health Is...

Dec 22, 2017 by

Barbara Howard:  We’ve heard about brain injuries and NFL players, but what about the effects on casual players who once took...

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Amazon Is Grooming The Next Ge...

Dec 4, 2017 by

Amazon is enabling tweens and teens to more easily make purchases without parental approval. Credit: Paris Alston/WGBH News Callie...

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How Common Core Killed Jules V...

Jul 31, 2017 by

Jamie Gass “My task is to paint the whole earth, the entire world, in novel form, by imagining adventures…” wrote the renowned,...

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