Special Education

Arthur Cummings School in Winthrop.

Winthrop Teacher Allegedly Put Tape On Autistic Boy’s Face

A Winthrop special needs teacher is under investigation, after she allegedly put tape over one of her student’s eyebrows, then yanked it off.


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Study Finds Flawed Funding Formula For Mass. Public Schools

An education policy group says the state’s funding formula for public schools doesn’t provide enough for special education, forcing some school districts to cut back on teachers and other resources.


Teacher's assistant accused of raping student

A North Reading special education teacher’s assistant is charged with three counts aggravated rape of a child, Middlesex D.A. Gerry Leone announced on Wednesday.