Teach the tale of Emmitt Till

Aug 27, 2015 by

By Jamie Gass – Oh, what sorrow, Pity, pain, That tears and blood Should mix like rain In Mississippi! And terror, fetid hot,...

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New Study Proposes School Vouc...

Jul 30, 2015 by

Program would offer vouchers of $6,000 to $8,000 at no net cost to taxpayers BOSTON – In the wake of a North Carolina court...

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Study: Common Core and Two Tes...

Jul 22, 2015 by

Study: Common Core and Two Testing Consortia Violate Federal Laws, Are Unlikely to Improve Academic Achievement “Competitive...

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Teaching World War II in Schoo...

Jul 20, 2015 by

Two Pulitzer Prize-winning historians, David Kennedy and Rick Atkinson, talked about how World War II shaped the world to come....

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Education Commissioner Mitchel...

Jul 7, 2015 by

BOSTON –  Commissioner of Elementary and Secondary Education Mitchell Chester, who later this year will make a recommendation...

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RIP PARCC

Jul 2, 2015 by

by Scott Haller – Economies of scale are when a large operation can provide advantages by spreading fixed and overhead costs...

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Cap on charter schools needs t...

Jun 24, 2015 by

Breathtaking results from yet another study, and the announcement that three prominent Boston lawyers plan to mount a constitutional...

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The Successes and Challenges o...

Jun 10, 2015 by

Study finds college and career readiness focus of Common Core a disconnect with students from Military Families since majority are...

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Common Core, PARCC, and Confli...

May 17, 2015 by

By Charles Chieppo – Decisions about Massachusetts’ adoption of national education standards known as Common Core and its...

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Two Pulitzer Prize Winners to ...

May 1, 2015 by

“Never Give In – Never, Never, Never” to be taped  for broadcast on C-SPAN BOSTON – Two Pulitzer Prize...

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