Ballot Question 2: Expand Charter Schools In Massachusetts?Question 2 on the November ballot would allow the State Board of Education to approve up to 12 new or expanded public charter schools a year. WBZ NewsRadio 1030's Mary Blake examines both sides of the issue.
City Council To Discuss Pushing Back Start Boston High School Start TimeCity councilors will meet Monday to discuss the possibility of pushing back the start time for Boston high schools.
More Than $18 Million Spent On Charter School Question TV AdsSupporters of a ballot question aimed at expanding the number of charter schools in Massachusetts have spent nearly twice as much on television ads as opponents.
Harvard University Dining Hall Workers Go On StrikeDining hall workers at Harvard University have gone on strike over wages and health care benefits.
Jeb Bush To Teach At Harvard This FallFormer Florida Gov. Jeb Bush will be spending time at Harvard University this fall.
Mass. Schools Dominate List Of Best Liberal Arts Colleges In AmericaU.S. News & World Report is out with its annual list of top colleges and universities, and Massachusetts schools did very well once again.
Students Head Back To School In BostonWith summer vacation over, schools in Boston welcomed back students in grades 1-12 Thursday morning.
No More Homework: School Wants Students To Have More Family TimeA dream of students everywhere has come true at one Holyoke elementary school – no more homework!
ITT Tech Shuts Down Campuses After Federal Aid SanctionsITT Educational Services is shutting down its campuses days after the U.S. Department of Education banned it from enrolling new students who use federal financial aid.
NH Company Hired To Help Design Next Generation MCASThe state has found a contractor to help education authorities with a major overhaul of the Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) exam.
Study Says Massachusetts Has Best School System In The CountryWalletHub's list, 2016's States with the Best & Worst School Systems, ranked each state (and Washington, D.C.) based on 17 different metrics including test scores and dropout rate.
10 Of Forbes' Top 20 American Colleges Are In New EnglandForbes came out with its annual list of the best higher education institutes in America on Tuesday.