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
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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
On July 21, 2010, the Boston School Committee voted to establish three in-district Horace Mann … Read more about Boston School Committee Votes to Establish Three In-district Horace Mann Charter Schools
The measure before the Boston City Council to ask BTU members to work without pay for one day to pay … Read more about Boston City Council will not ask BTU members to close funding gap for laid off custodians