Education

Is Harvard Broken?

The soul of the university is up for grabs as it faces questions about student life, PC culture, and how to manage its gazillion-dollar endowment.


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Education

Gov. Charlie Baker Joins Critics of Mount Ida following Acquisition Announcement

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K-12 Education

Massachusetts Test Scores Top Nation's School Districts Again

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Education

A Harvard Student Said Trump Lawyer Michael Cohen Threatened Him


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K-12 Education

Lynn Students Oppose Charter School’s Do-Rag Ban

They say the policy targets cultural expression.

Education

TBT: Smith College Endowed

Sophia Smith originally considered establishing a school for the deaf.

K-12 Education

"Are We Next" Written Outside School

The phrase was spray-painted near Wellesley Middle School.

Education

Harvard Professor Placed on Leave after Sexual Harassment Allegations

More than a dozen women accuse Jorge Domínguez of misconduct.

Education

Students in Boston and Beyond are Planning a Gun Violence Walkout

A nationwide protest is slated for March 14.

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Education

Two Mass. Officials Were in Florida School during Shooting

They traveled to Parkland for a college football recruiting trip.


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Best Schools 2017

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Education

Harvard Received 42,742 Applications this Year

It’s a record-setting total.

K-12 Education

BPS Considers Plan to Eliminate Middle Schools

Will this go over better than start time changes?

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K-12 Education

BPS Is Getting a Second Snow Day

The bombogenesis is here.

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K-12 Education

Boston Public Schools Won’t Change Start Times Next Year

The decision comes after parents voiced strong concerns.

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K-12 Education

NAACP Pans BPS Schedule Changes

They say the start times disproportionately harm families of color.

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Education

Harvard Accepts 14.5 Percent of Early Applicants

It’s still really hard to get in, though.

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Education

Berklee Cuts Ties with Professor Accused of Sexual Abuse

He’s also now been removed from roles at other schools.

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Education

FBI to Probe Racist Messages at Framingham State

A series of fliers have targeted black students this semester.

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Education

BU’s President Took Home Nearly $2.5 Million in 2015

It’s the seventh-highest total among private college leaders.

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