David Eggert and Corey Williams | Associated PressJanuary 17, 2019 09:24 AM
Michigan State Says Engler Resignation Effective ImmediatelyThe board acted a day after Engler said he'd step down next week amid fallout from remarks he made about some victims of former sports doctor and convicted sexual abuser Larry Nassar.
Bianca Vázquez TonessJanuary 16, 2019 11:59 PM
BPS To Allow Students Older Than The District’s Maximum Age To Finish SemesterMassachusetts mandates schools to provide a free education until the age of 22.
Barbara HowardJanuary 15, 2019 07:16 PM
Amherst Town Manager Discusses Possible Hampshire College Merger"We want [the college] to thrive, not just survive," Amherst's town manager, who is a Hampshire alum, said.
Kirk CarapezzaJanuary 15, 2019 11:55 AM
Facing Financial Hardship, Hampshire College Looks To MergeNo potential partner has been identified.
Elissa Nadworny , Laurel Wamsley, Francesca ParisJanuary 13, 2019 08:21 PM
Los Angeles Teachers Are Moving Forward With A StrikeTeachers in LA, the second largest school district in the country, are expected to go on strike Monday morning. Union members there have been working without a contract for more than a year.
Jason TureskyJanuary 10, 2019 06:17 PM
Beacon Hill Aims To Solve Billion-Dollar Underfunding Of School BudgetsA 1993 effort to add a fair balance to funding for public school districts throughout the state is long outdated.
Kirk CarapezzaJanuary 10, 2019 05:39 PM
Massachusetts Considers A Stress Test For Private CollegesThe proposal comes after the sudden closure of Mount Ida College in Newton last year.
Jasmine GarsdJanuary 10, 2019 05:55 AM
Alexa Can Help Kids With Homework, But Don't Forget Problem-Solving SkillsHow do virtual assistants like Alexa affect children's learning experiences? Some experts say easy answers delivered by technology can hurt the development of problem-solving skills in kids.