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 … More

NAEP Day!

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

GIC Options Gutted

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

2017 MCAS Results

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

2017-2018 BESE Members

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

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 … More

BESE meetings live stream!

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

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 … More