Massachusetts To Use Remaining $611 Million From American Rescue Plan On K-12 SchoolsMassachusetts says they will use the money to get schools safely reopened for full-time, in-person learning, address students academic needs and learning loss with acceleration academies.
Some Massachusetts Schools To Release Students Early Monday Due To Excessive HeatWith dangerous temperatures early this week, some schools in Massachusetts are opting to release students early.
High Schools Return To In-Person Learning Gives Seniors 'Some Sense Of Closure,' Says Education CommissionerMassachusetts Education Commissioner Jeffrey Riley said it is critical for high school students to get back in the classroom, even for a short time this year.
Facing Challenges With Hope: Massachusetts Superintendents Prepare For Return To In-Person LearningThe April deadline, said the state's education commissioner, is reasonable.
Mass. Aims To Take Remote, Hybrid Learning 'Off The Table,' Bring Students Back To ClassroomsMassachusetts hopes for all elementary school students to be learning in person by April.
Public School Enrollment Dips As Coronavirus Disrupts EducationMassachusetts, for example, saw its K-12 enrollment fall by 3%, or nearly 28,000 amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Open Windows, Doors Could Help Stop Coronavirus Spread In Schools, Harvard Experts SayExperts from Harvard say they might have a simple solution for concerns over airflow in schools - open windows and doors.
Massachusetts Updates Guidance On Schools Reopening Based On New Coronavirus MapThe Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education has sent a new letter to superintendents suggesting how the state's new color-coded coronavirus map should play a role in school reopening decisions.
Massachusetts Schools Final Reopening Plan Deadline Extended To FridayMassachusetts schools were due to submit their final reopening plans to the state Monday. But that deadline has been extended to August 14.
Start Of School Year Delayed By 10 Days For Massachusetts StudentsSchool districts in Massachusetts will have 10 extra days to prepare in the fall.
'We Do Not Believe It's Safe': Somerville Schools Won't Fully Reopen In FallThe superintendent said in-person schooling for everyone is now off the table.
Massachusetts School Bus Guidance For Fall Reopening: One Student Per Bench, All Windows OpenRiding the school bus will likely look very different for Massachusetts students this fall.
Here's What Massachusetts Schools Are Being Told They Should Do When Someone Gets SickA 19-page document recently released by the state Department of Elementary and Secondary Education outlines protocols for when a student or staff member gets sick.
Benefits Of Students Returning To School In Fall Outweigh Risks, Pediatrics Group SaysThe American Academy of Pediatrics is pushing for students to be physically present in classrooms rather than continue in remote learning.
Masks, But No Temperature Checks: Initial Coronavirus Guidelines Released For Mass. SchoolsThe Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE) released its initial coronavirus guidelines for how schools could reopen this fall.