What if you skipped the preschool interviews, didn’t sweat the latest standardized test, and overlooked the Ivy League? More than ever, school is making local kids and parents miserable—but it doesn’t have to. Plus: Our annual ranking of the top schools in Greater Boston. Edited by Brittany Jasnoff
With charter school legislation on the ballot this year, the fight between the pro-charter and anti-charter faithful is reaching a fever pitch. Here’s what you need to know, plus our exclusive ranking of area high schools.