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MASC reports on Massachusetts public schools, education news, school committee issues and updates from the Department of Education.
This information has been compiled by MASC Field Director Tracy Novick.
Traditionally, the May meeting of the Board is hosted by the district of the ongoing student representative; this was not done at this meeting due to the pandemic. Board Chair Katherine Craven said she hoped that the Board might still be able to meet in Billerica, hometown of student member Jared Coughlin, before the Board's summer recess.
17 students on what they learned about school and life during the pandemic (The Washington Post)
School enrollments create budgeting wildcard (State House News Service via WWLP 22)
Riley says fed won't let Massachusetts skip MCAS (Commonwealth Magazine)
Opinion: it's not (only) about the science (Commonwealth Magazine)
School resource officers not in Worcester schools as students return (Spectrum News)
School resource officers no longer in Worcester schools as students return (Worcester Telegram & Gazette)
Dighton-Rehoboth working to bring back students (The Sun Chronicle)
The Joint Committee on Ways and Means held their FY22 hearing on education and local aid on Tuesday, March 16 starting at 1 pm. Jointly chairing the Committee were Senator Jason Lewis and Representative Paul Donato. While today's testimony was by invitation only, written public testimony is welcome at SenateCommittee.Ways&Means@masenate.gov.