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Boston May Swap MCAS For PARCC In Most Schools

BOSTON (CBS) —  There might be no MCAS test for elementary and middle school students in Boston this spring.

The school committee will consider a proposal Wednesday night to replace MCAS for grades 3-8 with the PARCC exams, a testing system that’s been developed by several states, including Massachusetts. 238 more words


Boston Tec/Voc School Headmaster Quits After Scheduling, Certification Issues

BOSTON (CBS) – The Madison Park Technical/Vocational High School headmaster has resigned in the wake of major scheduling issues at the school and officials discovering she was not certified. 374 more words


Employers Give Summer Jobs Students Social Media Sendoff

We’re not the only ones who miss our BBA Summer Jobs students. Firms and law offices took to social media to express thanks and well-wishes to their departing students on Twitter. 86 more words

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Boston Public Schools Covers All Bus Routes, Day After Driver Shortage

BOSTON (CBS/AP) — Boston school officials say all bus routes have been covered a day after hundreds of charter school and special education students were stranded because there weren’t enough drivers. 333 more words


Boston Public Schools Can't Guarantee Bus Service Tuesday Morning

BOSTON (CBS) – Boston is once again dealing with school bus problems. Hundreds of charter school students were stranded Monday morning on the first day of school. 278 more words


Hear it from Haideri – Summer Jobs Veteran Shares Experience

Our loyal readers may remember Ben Haideri, who interned at the Suffolk DA’s Office through the BBA Summer Jobs Program during the past two summers and served on the Mayor’s Youth Council (see article… 532 more words

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Boston Schools Struggling To Fill Teacher Jobs As First Day Approaches

BOSTON (CBS) – Boston Public Schools are looking for you!

In less than three weeks, students will return to Boston Public Schools, but will there be enough teachers? 368 more words