Father Gets 4 Months In Prison For Bribery In College Admissions ScandalA Los Angeles businessman was sentenced Thursday to four months in prison for paying $400,000 to get his son into Georgetown University as a fake tennis recruit.
Devin Sloane Gets 4-Month Sentence In College Admissions ScandalA Los Angeles business executive has been sentenced to four months imprisonment for paying $250,000 to get his son admitted to the University of Southern California as a fake athlete.
MCAS Scores Show Slight Improvements In 2019The results of last spring’s MCAS exams were released Tuesday and the state said there are some improvements over last year.
Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito On Challenges Facing Massachusetts Education SystemLt. Gov. Karyn Polito spoke with WBZ-TV’s Paula Ebben about how she is taking on the challenges we face with education in Massachusetts.
Northeast Metro Tech Student Allegedly Posts Firearm On Snapchat And Warns Students Not To Go To School MondayPolice say there's no credible danger to Wakefield’s Northeast Metropolitan Regional Vocational High School after a student allegedly posted a threat to the school on Snapchat.
Massachusetts House, Senate Leaders Roll Out Education Funding BillLegislative leaders say the bill unveiled Thursday would significantly help schools that serve high percentages of low-income students.
MIT President Vows To 'Repair System' In Wake Of Jeffrey Epstein DonationsMIT President L. Rafael Reif has vowed to "repair a system and a culture that failed the people" of the university, after reports revealed the school's involvement with Jeffrey Epstein.
Kindergarten Students Across Boston Receive $50 In Saving ProgramThe program is called Boston Saves and on Monday, it became citywide.
Harvard Isn't #1; New England Schools Well Represented In Top College RankingsThe latest U.S. News & World Report college rankings dropped Monday.
Teen Who Saved Classmate Wants CPR Training Required For All Mass. StudentsIt was an ordinary math class at Millis High School, when Sean White heard his friend coughing behind him in the next row.
New Boston Superintendent Brings 'The Juice' On First Day Of SchoolBoston Public Schools started the new school year Thursday and the new superintendent brought what she calls "the juice."
2 Massachusetts Schools Top Wall Street Journal's College RankingsThe best schools are wealthy institutions that land students high-paying jobs, according to the newspaper.
Eye On Education: New BPS Superintendent Is 'Here For The Long Haul'WBZ’s Paula Ebben spoke to Dr. Brenda Cassellius as she begins her tenure leading the oldest public school system in America.
Teens Helping Peers Kick Vaping Habit As Use & Suspensions SpikeTeenagers in Massachusetts and across the nation are reaching for e-cigarettes in alarming numbers. There are some young people who are actively working to help their peers kick the habit.
4 Do’s And Don’ts To Help Your College ApplicationApplying for colleges can be a very stressful time. There are some simple slip-ups you can avoid to help make all that time and energy spent on applications more successful.