Here’s a list of educational s...

Mar 21, 2020 by

Your kids can take a drawing lesson from children’s author Mo Willems. Children’s author Mo Willems is hosting...

read more

Senators demand ban on use of ...

Feb 15, 2020 by

The Judge Rotenberg Center in Canton is the only facility in the country still using the devices. A group of Democratic senators sent...

read more

Babson fires man who joked Ira...

Jan 12, 2020 by

After initially suspending him with pay, the business school announced Thursday it had fired Asheen Phansey. In an uneasy moment,...

read more

Muslim man sues union, Boston ...

Dec 5, 2019 by

BOSTON (AP) — Anti-union groups are hailing a religious discrimination lawsuit filed in federal court by a Muslim electrician against...

read more

Student journalists apologized...

Nov 13, 2019 by

“Something we thought about a lot this week is how challenging it is to be student journalists who are reporting about other...

read more

Rhode Island School of Design ...

Sep 5, 2019 by

RISD joins a growing group of test-optional schools. PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — An art and design college in Rhode Island says it will...

read more

2 Boston students asked Marian...

Jul 11, 2019 by

“I wanted her to tell me how can she change it.” Two students from a Boston school stood side by side in a crowded auditorium in...

read more

Bills on tap at State House ta...

Mar 24, 2019 by

BOSTON (AP) — Lawmakers on Beacon Hill are pushing legislation aimed at improving the safety of drinking water in schools in part by...

read more

Esperanza Spalding inspires Do...

Mar 2, 2019 by

Grammy-award winning jazz bassist and vocalist Esperanza Spalding paid a visit to a group of music students at a Dorchester school...

read more

School’s initial respons...

Dec 22, 2018 by

A residence director had emailed a student asking that the sign condemning Nazis be taken down. A request from a UMass Amherst...

read more

A R.I. school system has hired...

Dec 17, 2018 by

The Cranston district has written off nearly $100,000 in unpaid lunch bills since September 2016. CRANSTON, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode...

read more

Alumni pressure Dartmouth over...

Dec 3, 2018 by

CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Dartmouth College alumni have heard the allegations of misconduct in one department where professors are accused...

read more

Racist flyers, stickers found ...

Nov 12, 2018 by

AMHERST, Mass. (AP) — The University of Massachusetts says flyers from a white nationalist hate group have again appeared on its...

read more

Malala Yousafzai to receive Ha...

Oct 31, 2018 by

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — Nobel Prize Winner Malala Yousafzai is being honored by Harvard University for her work promoting girls’...

read more

Presiding over the admissions ...

Oct 30, 2018 by

BOSTON — Harvard casts a large shadow over the U.S. District Court in Boston, and not just because the college’s admissions system is...

read more

#MeToo inspires wave of old mi...

Oct 14, 2018 by

BOSTON (AP) — For 35 years, Ruth D’Eredita tried to dismiss her former professor’s behavior — the way he touched her, groped her and...

read more

Suit alleging bias pulls back ...

Jul 14, 2018 by

BOSTON (AP) — Defending itself in a lawsuit alleging bias against Asian-Americans, Harvard University is fighting a push to make...

read more

Mass. has to return to its hig...

Jul 6, 2018 by

Thomas F. Birmingham and William F. Weld – Its 25th anniversary is an appropriate time to reflect on the success of...

read more

1st woman president of Smith C...

Jun 4, 2018 by

NORTHAMPTON, Mass. (AP) — Smith College in Massachusetts says its first woman president, writer and scholar Jill Ker Conway, has died...

read more

Mass. ponders hiring a compute...

May 23, 2018 by

Each year, students taking the state’s MCAS exams generate more than 6 million essays and other written responses, requiring a small...

read more