Snow Days Or Remote Learning? Massachusetts Leaves It Up To School DistrictsThe Department of Elementary and Secondary Education has released new guidance stating that decision will be up to each local school district.
Auesome Kits Help Children With Autism Who Can't Get In-Person TherapyThe kits are customizable, with seven to 10 activities in each box, including emotion flash cards.
202 At Massachusetts Schools Test Positive For Coronavirus In Last WeekThere have been more than 200 coronavirus cases among students and staff in Massachusetts schools in the last week.
Massachusetts Audits Watertown, East Longmeadow Over Remote LearningState Education Commissioner Jeff Riley said he's concerned Watertown and East Longmeadow are not aligning their reopening models with public health metrics.
Malden's Jennifer Hedrington Named 2021 Massachusetts Teacher Of YearJennifer Hedrington, a seventh-grade math teacher in Malden, is the 2021 Massachusetts Teacher of the Year.
Enrollment Across New England Colleges Down Due To PandemicThe number of full-time graduate and undergraduate students in the region plummeted by more than 20% this September compared with last year.
Worcester Polytechnic Institute Scraps Application Fee To Boost AccessA Massachusetts university is getting rid of its $70 undergraduate application fee to open access to a greater range of students.
160 At Massachusetts Schools Test Positive For Coronavirus In Last WeekThere have been nearly 100 coronavirus cases among students in Massachusetts schools in the last week, according to the state.
Tufts University Offers Free Coronavirus Testing To Neighbors In Medford, SomervilleTufts University will provide free coronavirus testing to the surrounding community starting Tuesday.
163 At Massachusetts Schools Test Positive For Coronavirus In Last WeekThe latest data on coronavirus in Massachusetts schools shows 106 students and 57 staff tested positive between October 1 and October 7.
Boston Pauses School Reopening Plan Amid Rise In Coronavirus CasesBoston will pause its school reopening plan after a recent rise in coronavirus cases, Mayor Marty Walsh announced on Wednesday.
Boston Moves Ahead With In-Person Learning Despite Entering High-Risk Red ZoneThe city began the first phase of its hybrid plan Thursday with 3,500 high needs students heading into school buildings.
Lunenburg Men Make Easy-To-Assemble Desks To Meet Remote Learning DemandIf you're looking for an easy-to-assemble desk for remote school work, two men in Lunenburg say they can help.
MCAS Tests Still Planned For Spring, Massachusetts Education Commissioner SaysMassachusetts students can expect to take the MCAS tests next spring, state education commissioner Jeff Riley said Tuesday.
Salem State Wants Students Who Went To Large Party To Get Coronavirus TestsSalem State wants anyone who went to a large off-campus party a Becket Street apartment Friday night to get a coronavirus test.