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State Working On Guidelines To Keep Kids In School

Massachusetts is seeking public comment while it crafts guidelines aimed at keeping kids in school by reducing suspensions and expulsions.


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Study Says Mass. 8th Graders Best In Nation At Math, Science

So how do U.S. eighth-graders do in math and science when compared to their peers around the globe? Turns out it matters which state they live in, according to a study released Thursday.


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Tuesday MCAS Exam Postponed Due To Forecast Snow Storm

Tuesday’s scheduled MCAS English Language Composition Test has been postponed due to the snow storm in the forecast.


Board approves education curriculum change

State education officials voted unanimously Wednesday to replace the state’s math and English public school curricula with national standards pushed by the Obama administration.