Jeff Riley said his priorities include helping the state continue rolling out the Next Generation MCAS exam and implementing new history and social sciences frameworks. And: better support for teachers.
The employee, who says he was questioned by police after someone called police to report an "agitated" black male on campus, said he was clearly a victim of racial profiling.
Roughly 30 percent of the staff at childcare centers leave each year. That high turnover rate, and slim profit margins, have industry leaders straining to find ways to keep their...
Friends describe 18-year-old Leonel Rondon as a happy person who had an energy that everyone loved to be around. He died as a result of the gas explosions in the...
As an educator, I believe it’s my responsibility to make sure all of my students have the supports they need in school to grow into productive, thriving adults, writes 2017...
For Cuttyhunkers, the school's day-to-day rhythm can break up the lonely winter months. And it holds the promise that the island they love isn’t going to empty out just yet.
Schools without air conditioning have been given fans and extra water. Some buses around the city were reported late.
For more on the new school year and how the buses are running Thursday, Boston's interim school superintendent Laura Perille joined Morning Edition.
The study used the observations of parents, who critics say could be politically biased or against their children identifying as transgender.
The Boston Public School system used student activity funds for unrelated costs and lost account records related to spending, an audit found.
Schools are already open in some Mass communities. But classes in Boston begin next week. With days to go, there are questions about whether the city can get all the...
The U.S. Department of Justice is throwing its support behind a group of Asian-American students suing Harvard University in a high-profile case over the school's affirmative action policies.
Not enough bus drivers were available for transporting schoolchildren in Boston on Tuesday, causing confusion for some students and parents.
The opening is another sign that Boston's only public university is changing, and turning a corner on some of the most difficult years in its history. But some on campus...
The heat index surpassed 100 degrees in several areas of southern New England Tuesday.
A tentative three-year contract announced Tuesday would increase pay for graduate teaching assistants by up to 56 percent over the life of the agreement.
Safety and security are some of the biggest concerns among students and parents this back-to-school season. Those feelings have been inspiring a lot action this year.
With a brand-new building and new tech in their hands, teachers and administrators at the Dearborn STEM Academy are looking forward to the school year.
The Worcester-to-Springfield march begins Thursday. The students are heading to the gun maker's HQ to call on it to take some new steps to protect the public from shootings.
As more students take on debt, there's increasing concern that there will continue to be more scams taking advantage of students trying to repay those loans.