Charter School Operators to Benefit at Our Students’ ExpenseLast week, as thousands of Boston … Read more about City, Superintendent and Charter Leaders Meet Quietly to Decide on What to Do with ”˜Surplus’ School Buildings Proposed for Closing
Boston Teachers Union News & Information
Check here for news and information updates from the Boston Teachers Union.
On November 30, Mayor Menino filed a home rule petition with the Boston City Council to take BTU … Read more about Mayor Submits Home Rule Petition to City Council to Establish a City of Boston Group Insurance Commission
On Tuesday night, October 26, BPS parents, students and staff from schools threatened with closure … Read more about Angry Parents Turn Out to Protest Superintendent’s Proposed School Closings and Mergers
Starting in January of 2011, thanks to the BTU, the members of the Retired Teachers Chapter of the … Read more about New Eye Care Benefit for Retirees
In response to problems reported by members, the BPS has issued a summary memo that provides initial … Read more about Turnaround School Extended Day Summary from BPS
The October 20 Globe article demonstrates the challenge in trying to define 'excess capacity' in … Read more about What’s Wrong with How Budget Crunchers Look at School Capacity
The superintendent last Wednesday released her plan to close six schools and merge others. Under her … Read more about Superintendent Releases Tentative Proposal to Close and Merge Schools
You can still donate online to the BTU's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer fundraising until … Read more about BTU Making Strides Teams Boost Funds Raised by $3,000.
On August 16 the state released a list of 42 groups seeking to open state-sanctioned charter … Read more about Rush for Approval of New Charter Schools Is On