Boston MCAS results show record achievement for African-American, Hispanic/Latino high school students
2013 figures show BPS students exceed statewide gains in English Language Arts; 3rd grade math up 8 points this year; 10th grade scores jump 21 points over six years
When African Americans gained to right to vote, it was surprising how much didn’t change. Many were denied the access to register to become a voter. This was a major problem and what the Freedom Summer sought to resolve.
The Academy of the Pacific Rim Charter Public School welcomed the Year of the Snake at its 4th Chinese New Year Celebration on March 14 at Hei La Moon, after a delay due to the Feb. 8 blizzard.
For pilgrims seeking to worship freely, for slaves seeking freedom, for immigrants seeking a better way, for your mothers and fathers and grandmothers and grandfathers seeking a toehold in the middle class, Massachusetts has beckoned seekers as a land of opportunity.