Friday, October 31, 2008
Wednesday, October 29, 2008
Monday, October 27, 2008
Thursday, October 23, 2008
Thursday, October 16, 2008
McCormack Middle School students "Discover America" with Driver Dave.
The Boston Banner profiles Boston Community Leadership Academy student Uniqua Mason.
The Roslindale Transcript covered the installation of a new sculptural fence at the Haley Elementary School.
A feature story in Education Week highlights the Boston Teacher Residency program as a national model.
The Boston Globe describes Superintendent Johnson's proposal to create a citywide high school marching band.
Read about the new outdoor classroom and garden at the Ohrenberger Elementary School in the West Roxbury Bulletin.
WHDH / Channel 7 aired a piece about school uniforms at the Lilla G. Frederick Pilot Middle School.
WCVB / Channel 5 covered the O'Donnell Elementary School's participation in International Walk to School Day.
Urban Science Academy was featured in a Boston Globe editorial about Science education.
Tuesday, October 14, 2008
BPS students in grades 7-12 are invited to submit entries for the annual Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts Holiday Card Contest. Young artists can win art supplies and up to $200 if their creation is selected to be featured on the cards this year. Download the flier (PDF) here. Submit artwork with an entry form by October 24. Pictured here is one of last year's winning designs by Boston Latin Academy student Mallory Pearson.
Friday, October 03, 2008
Thursday, October 02, 2008
The outcomes would include 6,000 more students served in K-8 programs, nearly 2,000 new pilot school seats, and new secondary programs to eliminate the dropout rate. Confronting challenging economic realities, Dr. Johnson estimates that the plan would reduce costs by about $13.8 million over the next five years. Families and staff will participate in a series of community forums over the next four weeks to review and comment on the proposals.
Visit the BPS website to learn more.