Boston Closes Eliot K-8 School For A Week After Presumptive Coronavirus DiagnosisThe three campuses of the Eliot K-8 School will close for a week after a person at the school was diagnosed with a presumptive case of coronavirus.
New Boston School Superintendent Plans To Move Frequently Between NeighborhoodsShe’s an educator, a Minnesota transplant, and a Bruins fan in the making. Dr. Brenda Cassellius plans to get to know Boston in a unique way.
Heat And Bus Concerns As Boston Students Head Back To SchoolBoston Public School students head back to class Thursday and there are concerns about the heat and the buses.
Boston School Committee Approves Interim Schools SuperintendentThe Boston School Committee on Monday unanimously voted to approve Laura Perille as the interim superintendent of the city’s school system.
Boston Public Schools Superintendent Tommy Chang Leaving PostTommy Chang, the Superintendent of Boston Public Schools, will be leaving his post before the start of the new school year.
Officials Reconsidering Changes To Boston School Start TimesBoston Public School officials are now reconsidering changes to start times after backlash from parents.
City Council To Discuss Pushing Back Start Boston High School Start TimeCity councilors will meet Monday to discuss the possibility of pushing back the start time for Boston high schools.
City Councilor Tito Jackson: Some Boston School Discipline 'Unreasonable'Boston City Councilor Tito Jackson is upset about the high rate of suspensions from some Boston schools--ninety-five percent of which are over non-violent, non-drug-related issues.
Colbert Announces #BestSchoolDay Campaign; Twitter Co-Founder Will Fund Boston Schools' Grant RequestsTwitter co-founder Biz Stone and his wife Livia announced they will be flash-funding all of the DonorsChoose.org classroom projects in Greater Boston.
Boston Officials: City Hall Cyberattack Unrelated To LA School ThreatsBoston City Hall faced a brief internet outage caused by a cyberattack Tuesday morning.
Eye On Education: Superintendent Tommy Chang Officially Takes Over Boston SchoolsToday marks a new beginning for Boston Public Schools. It’s the first day for the new superintendent.
Boston Looks To Close A 'Handful' Of SchoolsBoston Mayor Marty Walsh said a 'handful' means about two or three right now.
Daily Talker: Cutting School Bus Rides For 7th, 8th GradersSeventh and eighth graders in Boston could soon find themselves having to take the T instead of a school bus to campus. Under Interim Superintendent John McDonough's proposed $973 million budget for the next school year, 120 central office positions would be cut, as well as bus service for many middle school students. Instead, seventh and eighth graders who would have been bused will get MBTA passes.
Controversy Surrounds Boston Public School Teacher EvaluationsIt's a report card of sorts for Boston Public School teachers, just released by the administration.
Boston Sees Math Gains On "Nation's Report Card"Boston's fourth and eighth graders have scored better in math than peers in large cities on a national test known at the "Nation's Report Card."