Mass. Schools Physically Restrained Students 9,000 Times Last YearPublic school officials in Massachusetts say they had to physically restrain students more than 9,000 times during the 2016-17 academic year.
Massachusetts Students Lead Nation In AP Exam ScoresMore than 32 percent of Massachusetts students who graduated from public high schools last year scored a three or better on at least one test.
6-Year-Old Haverhill Girl Dies After Flu DiagnosisA Haverhill first grade student became the first flu-related child death this year.
Lawrence Bacow Named New Harvard University PresidentHarvard University has named Lawrence Bacow its 29th president.
'I Can Now Say It': Elementary School Principal Comes Out As TransgenderA Massachusetts elementary school principal announced in a letter to the community they are transgender.
School Gives Students Delayed Opening Day After Super BowlNo days off, Patriots fans. But one Massachusetts school is starting a little late the day after Super Bowl LII.
Eye On Education: Virtual Coaching, Lesson Plans For New TeachersTwo former Massachusetts educators want teachers to have the same opportunity to share ideas and get tips from the pros, experienced teachers, so they started a company to do just that.
Boston Elementary School Marching Band Builds CommunityThe kids are younger than usual marching band members, but they have the faith of their teacher and they have the success to show for it.
Boston Schools Cancel New Start Times After ProtestsFacing backlash from parents, Boston Superintendent of Schools Tommy Chang announced on Friday that the city will not implement changes to school start times next year as planned.
Officials Reconsidering Changes To Boston School Start TimesBoston Public School officials are now reconsidering changes to start times after backlash from parents.
Non-Profit School Lets Students Earn College Credit, Gain Job SkillsA Boston non-profit school lets high school kids begin college courses while they're still seniors and they get a leg up on the competition.
More Boston Students Get Later School DayPublic school students in Boston will soon be able to get up later for class.

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