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Daily Talker: North Andover High Punishes Teen For Driving Home Drunk Friend

A North Andover teen has been punished by her high school for picking up a drunk friend from a party. Police cleared the girl of any wrongdoing but the school disciplined her for violating its zero tolerance substance abuse policy.

10/14/2013

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Are School Districts Being Too Sensitive Over What Can Be Celebrated?

A Pennsylvania Elementary School principal pulled the plug on Halloween because it’s too religious. The school district says the principal misinterpreted the policy and that it’s ok to celebrate the holiday. Are school districts being too sensitive over what can be celebrated?

10/10/2013

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Do You Think It’s Right To Punish Students For Watching An Inappropriate Video?

The Beverly school district is punishing students for watching and sharing a video, made by a female student, that is described as “suggestive.” The district is turning the incident into a teachable moment. Do you think it’s right to punish students for just watching the video?

10/07/2013

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Save On Energy This September

Check out the U.S. Department of Energy’s website on where to begin saving this year.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/02/2013

NightSide Weekend Commentary – Are Kids From 1912 Smarter Than Kids Today?

Listen to A+ grade talk radio, every weeknight on NightSide.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–08/24/2013

Hingham Middle School students performed a flash mob for their principal who is retiring.

Hingham Students Surprise Retiring Principal With Flash Mob

Hingham Middle School Principal Roger Boddie is retiring after more than three decades on the job. Last week, his students pulled off an incredible goodbye surprise.

06/13/2013

Heath Brook Elementary School in Tewksbury

Elementary School Phone Glitch Panics Tewksbury Parents

A Tewskbury elementary school is apologizing to parents after accidentally sending out an automated call to more than 200 families saying their kids were not in class.

05/21/2013

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Bradley Jay Update On: ‘Should Dodgeball Remain Banned As A “Human Target” Sport?’

In the words of the Temptations’ song “Papa Was A Rollin’ Stone, “THAT AIN’T RIGHT.”

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–03/29/2013

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Mass. Education Commissioner Recommends More Charter Schools

Massachusetts could be getting more charter schools and adding students to several others already operating around the state.

02/16/2013

Brockton Police car (photo credit: Brockton police)

Brockton School Defends Decision To Tell Students Lockdown Was Only A Drill

Officials at Brockton High School are defending their handling of a lockdown situation Thursday morning after a student thought they saw someone with a gun.

02/01/2013

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