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Worcester school board to advertise again for superintendent search consultant

Worcester school board to advertise again for superintendent search consultant

WORCESTER – Disappointed that only two companies responded to its first advertisement, the School Committee last week agreed to resubmit its request for proposals for a superintendent search consultant.”The more responses we get, the better it is for our school system,” said Mayor Joseph M.

Central Mass. school leaders welcome revamped MCAS

Central Mass. school leaders welcome revamped MCAS

In an 8-3 vote, the state’s Board of Elementary and Secondary Education on Tuesday approved a proposal to roll out a revamped MCAS test in 2017.The board’s decision was well-received by several education officials in Central Massachusetts, who said the extended timeline for the so-called “MCAS 2.0” would give them more time to get ready for the new assessment.”Time will tell.

Worcester schools must correct 45 areas after state review

Worcester schools must correct 45 areas after state review

WORCESTER – The School Department will have to submit a corrective action plan to the state by early next month, after the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education’s regular review of the district found dozens of instances where the schools were not fully in compliance with state laws and regulations.

Clark University hosting Splash this weekend

Clark University Educational Studies Program – Clark University Educational Studies Program

Learn at Splash! Splash is Sunday, March 22nd, 2020 Spring2020 Class Catalog: Here Spring2020 Class Registration: So what is Splash? Clark University’s Educational Studies Program (ESP) is a student volunteer-run organization. Our biannual event, Splash, offers a full day of classes taught by Clark students to local students in grades 5-12.