Finally. A MA Budget for FY19

Nearly three weeks into the FY19 fiscal year, the legislative conference committee charged with developing a compromise FY19 state budget…

NAEP Day!

Results released for the 2017 NAEP testing! Massachusetts tops the nation again. Today is a high holiday for education policy…

Baker & Education Funding FY19

Early budget recommendations from Beacon Hill have cuts for education programs across the Commonwealth. On Wednesday, Governor Charlie Baker released…

GIC Options Gutted

GIC Slashes Public Employee Health Benefits… Then Schedules Vote to Reconsider On January 18, the Group Insurance Commission (GIC) voted…

BESE Meeting – Nov 28, 2017

Join from the comfort of your teacher’s room. Watch the live stream starting at 8:30am here: livestream.com/accounts/22459134 The Board of Elementary…

2017 MCAS Results

The 2017 MCAS results and accountability rankings are now public for both the “Next Generation” MCAS and “legacy” Grade 10…

2017-2018 BESE Members

The Board of Elementary and Secondary Education (BESE) members are posted on the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education website.…

Just for New Teachers 2017

The 2017 Just for New Teachers conference registration is now open! Are you an early career teacher or aspiring educator…

BESE meetings live stream!

Watch the excitement of policy making from the comfort of your own couch. Board of Elementary and Secondary Education meetings…

10th Grade MCAS til 2018?

MCAS 2.0 development is kicking into high gear for grades 3-8. It looks like Massachusetts may be sticking with the…