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
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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
On August 17, 200 activists from labor and the community came together to protest the voting … Read more about Senator Scott Brown Gets a Failing Grade on Voting Record
In its 2nd year of operation, the AFT Innovation Fund awarded Boston one of its seven 2010 … Read more about AFT Awards 1 of 7 National Innovation Grants to BTU Members