A replacement has not been found, Holyoke’s superintendent says the school’s assistant principals are helping with the transition.
The district is already seeing positive results, two years after a state takeover of the school system.
“School reforms work best when they are done with teachers not to them,” MTA President Barbara Madeloni said.
Governor Baker delivered his second State of the Commonwealth address from the House Chamber of the Massachusetts State House.
At the elementary and middle school levels, the school day has been extended to seven and a half hours.
Longer school days and merit-based pay for teachers are among the reforms being undertaken in the district.
The Massachusetts Board of Education has voted to back a state takeover of the Southbridge Public Schools.
MALDEN, Mass. (AP) — State education officials say public schools in the town of Southbridge are struggling and could still wind up in recei…
Mayor Alex Morse and challenger Francis O’Connell discussed public safety, education, and economic development, among other issues.
New opportunities for Holyoke Public Schools. 22News has been following the district’s state takeover and found out what’s different.
A fired Holyoke teacher is hoping to get his old job back after the Dept. of Labor Relations found he may have been improperly fired.
When Holyoke students return to school August 31st, they’ll notice some changes.
Massachusetts’ newly appointed leader for the Holyoke Public Schools makes his official start Monday.
WHMP held a live community forum broadcast Thursday night to address concerns over the Holyoke schools receivership.
Holyoke students and parents spoke with state education leaders Wednesday night about the state’s takeover of the Holyoke school district.
Holyoke’s assistant solicitor has been doing research to see if the city can legally fight the state takeover of public schools.
The state Education Commissioner is clarifying the process about the state takeover of the Holyoke school district.
The education commissioner assured parents Friday afternoon that state receivership is the best option for the Holyoke school district.
The state now controls the Holyoke School District, but some schools in the city are exempt from state receivership.
By an 8-3 vote, the Massachusetts Board of Elementary and Secondary Education has decided to put the Holyoke schools into receivership.