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Ask An Expert: Overcoming First Day Of School Jitters

Overcoming first day jitters — whether for kindergarten or a new school — all starts with the parents, according to two counselors who weigh in on the subject.

07/14/2015

Mike Rossi and his family near the Boston Marathon finish line (Courtesy photo)

Father’s Response To Principal After Boston Marathon Trip Goes Viral

A Pennsylvania family’s vacation to the Boston Marathon was met with disapproval by the children’s school principal.

04/28/2015

A woman checks a child's hair for lice. (WBZ-TV)

Kids With Lice Shouldn’t Miss School, Says American Academy Of Pediatrics

The American Academy of Pediatrics says kids should no longer be required to miss school after contracting head lice.

WBZ-TV–04/28/2015

Post-It notes found on Ipswich Middle School lockers (WBZ-TV)

Anonymous Notes Spread Positivity At Ipswich Middle School

Someone came into school early and made all 149 eighth graders feel special with a simple message.

03/12/2015

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Take The PARCC Practice Test

tarting next week, more than half of all elementary and middle school students in Massachusetts will begin taking the new PARCC test.

03/10/2015

Students at the River Valley Charter School in Newburyport learn about the Underground Railroad. (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: Newburyport School Teaches Black History Month Online

Students at the River Valley Charter School in Newburyport are traveling back in time to the 1800’s to learn about the Underground Railroad using a game developed by a local developer.

02/16/2015

East Middle School (WBZ-TV)

Eye On Education: Brockton School Using Arts In Every Class

One school is exposing kids to the arts in every class.

02/12/2015

Students at Pinkerton Academy in Derry, NH, participate in blizzard bag on snow days. Photo credit: Paul Burton/WBZ-TV

NH Students Counter Snow Days With ‘Blizzard Bags’

Students at Pinkerton Academy in Derry, NH, don’t have to worry about snow days anymore.

02/10/2015

(WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: Mass. Schools Running Out Of Snow Days

Some districts are facing tough choices about how to fulfill the required number of school days before July.

02/09/2015

Robert Moulton (WBZ-TV)

Judge Releases Fired Dracut High School Teacher

A judge ordered the release of a Dracut teacher Friday after he was arrested for returning to the high school where he was banned.

12/19/2014

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