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Boston Herald
Boston Latin School on crash course to tackle racial tensionBoston Latin School, under pressure to respond to racial unease, can’t control
Boston Latin School on crash course to tackle racial tension
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Boston Latin School, under pressure to respond to racial unease, can’t control everything students do out of school — including what they post on social media — but it can change the culture and level of respect inside classrooms, Interim Headmaster... Read more
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Boston Globe
Interim Boston Latin headmaster vows to help heal racial riftMichael Contompasis, the interim headmaster at Boston Latin School, said Monday
Interim Boston Latin headmaster vows to help heal racial rift
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
Michael Contompasis, the interim headmaster at Boston Latin School, said Monday the elite exam school will take steps to build stronger harmony on the campus to heal the racial rift that erupted earlier this year. Contompasis, in his first public... Read more
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Boston Herald
Eyes on Tito Jackson: Decision time nears for would-be Mayor Walsh challengervulnerable on issues that Jackson has spoken out on, like the schools budget an
Eyes on Tito Jackson: Decision time nears for would-be Mayor Walsh challenger
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
vulnerable on issues that Jackson has spoken out on, like the schools budget and racial tensions in Boston, particularly at Boston Latin School. Walsh received support from the minority community based on campaign promises, Williams said, but... Read more
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Boston Herald
Buzz of clash as Tito Jackson critiques Marty Walsh's reignvulnerable on issues that Jackson has spoken out on, like the schools budget an
Buzz of clash as Tito Jackson critiques Marty Walsh's reign
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
vulnerable on issues that Jackson has spoken out on, like the schools budget and racial tensions in Boston, particularly at Boston Latin School. Walsh received support from the minority community based on campaign promises, Williams said, but... Read more
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Boston Herald
Chang: Close gap, nurture diversitycultural and linguistic identity for our students.” Chang’s call comes after t
Chang: Close gap, nurture diversity
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
cultural and linguistic identity for our students.” Chang’s call comes after the district was rocked last year when Boston Latin School students called out teachers and administrators for creating a discriminatory environment that stifled... Read more
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Boston Globe
Walsh holds private meetings to prep for citywide race dialoguesthe room.” The mayor is fostering the talks as Boston attempts to move past a
Walsh holds private meetings to prep for citywide race dialogues
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
the room.” The mayor is fostering the talks as Boston attempts to move past a scandal alleging racial insensitivity at the Boston Latin School and as the Black Lives Matter movement -- nationwide and locally -- pushes hard against police misconduct... Read more
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Boston Globe
Girls got game as they team with female police officers for hoops, life skillsbe more than basketball and we want it to be consistent.” Baston, a 20-year po
Girls got game as they team with female police officers for hoops, life skills
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
be more than basketball and we want it to be consistent.” Baston, a 20-year police veteran, said she played basketball at Boston Latin School and University of Massachusetts Lowell. She credited the sport with giving her confidence. “Working at... Read more
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Boston Herald
BPS parents call for city to replace aging pipesnew water apparatuses, yet they haven’t done the required work of changing the
BPS parents call for city to replace aging pipes
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
new water apparatuses, yet they haven’t done the required work of changing the pipes,” said Kenny Jervis, a parent of a Boston Latin School student. “I find it interesting Boston has the best water than almost any municipality in the country,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Water hazard in Boston schoolsaction level of 15 parts​ per billion.” Those schools include: the Patrick Lynd
Water hazard in Boston schools
Boston Herald / Posted 11 days ago
action level of 15 parts​ per billion.” Those schools include: the Patrick Lyndon K-8; Lee Academy; Josiah Quincy School; Boston Latin School; F. Lyman Winship Elementary; and Jeremiah E. Burke High/Dearborn STEM Academy, according to the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Elevated lead levels found in water at 6 Boston Public School buildingsaffected schools, which are housed in six buildings are: the Patrick Lyndon K-8
Elevated lead levels found in water at 6 Boston Public School buildings
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
affected schools, which are housed in six buildings are: the Patrick Lyndon K-8; Lee Academy; Josiah Quincy Elementary; Boston Latin School; F. Lyman Winship Elementary; and Jeremiah E. Burke High/Dearborn STEM Academy. During testing, the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Superintendent: Water fountains at 7 BPS schools test positive for unsafe lead levelslevel of 15 parts​ per billion." Those schools include: the Patrick Lyndon K-8;
Superintendent: Water fountains at 7 BPS schools test positive for unsafe lead levels
Boston Herald / Posted 12 days ago
level of 15 parts​ per billion." Those schools include: the Patrick Lyndon K-8; Lee Academy; Josiah Quincy Elementary; Boston Latin School; F. Lyman Winship Elementary; and Jeremiah E. Burke High/Dearborn STEM Academy, according to the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Elevated lead levels found at 6 more Boston school buildingsthe letter continued. The seven schools affected are: the Patrick Lyndon K-8;
Elevated lead levels found at 6 more Boston school buildings
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
the letter continued. The seven schools affected are: the Patrick Lyndon K-8; Lee Academy; Josiah Quincy Elementary; Boston Latin School; F. Lyman Winship Elementary; and Jeremiah E. Burke High/Dearborn STEM Academy. The Boston school system... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Rooney Bin: Beaches still cooking up some fun as summer unfoldsdeveloped. In the Middle Ages, Roman Catholic monasteries were the centers of e
Rooney Bin: Beaches still cooking up some fun as summer unfolds
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 days ago
developed. In the Middle Ages, Roman Catholic monasteries were the centers of education. The first American public school, Boston Latin School, opened in 1635, but months-long summer vacations didn’t exist then. As a child, I looked forward to... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boston’s NAACP president wants Walsh to ‘back off’the NAACP, joined Boston Herald Radio’s “NewsFeed” show yesterday to talk about
Boston’s NAACP president wants Walsh to ‘back off’
Boston Herald / Posted 24 days ago
the NAACP, joined Boston Herald Radio’s “NewsFeed” show yesterday to talk about the latest report on the racial climate at Boston Latin School. Here are excerpts: Q: What are the takeaways? A: I think what we saw was a more thorough investigation... Read more
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Boston Herald
Probe: BLS failed to act properly on 17 cases of racial biasleaders are calling for a rapid-response team to handle complaints of racism an
Probe: BLS failed to act properly on 17 cases of racial bias
Boston Herald / Posted 24 days ago
leaders are calling for a rapid-response team to handle complaints of racism and enrollment fixes after a probe found that Boston Latin School failed to act properly to 17 allegations of racial bias. “We just have to keep our eyes open and ears... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston Public Schools releases new report detailing racial climate at Boston Latin SchoolBoston Public Schools released the second phase of its investigation into the r
Boston Public Schools releases new report detailing racial climate at Boston Latin School
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
Boston Public Schools released the second phase of its investigation into the racial climate at Boston Latin School Wednesday, after analyzing more than 100 allegations of “bias-based” incidents. The first phase of the investigation was released... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Confirmation hearing for Supreme Court Judge Kimberly Buddreputation, DelVecchio said, “She’s not rigid. She’s not to the right. She’s no
Confirmation hearing for Supreme Court Judge Kimberly Budd
WWLP Springfield / Posted 24 days ago
reputation, DelVecchio said, “She’s not rigid. She’s not to the right. She’s not to the left.” Laila McCain, a 17-year-old Boston Latin School senior who lives in Hyde Park, was one of three former interns to testify on behalf of Budd, who told the... Read more
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Boston Herald
NAACP prez: Report of racial allegations at BLS 'truth catching up to reality'A new Boston Public Schools report has found allegations of 115 racial incident
NAACP prez: Report of racial allegations at BLS 'truth catching up to reality'
Boston Herald / Posted 24 days ago
A new Boston Public Schools report has found allegations of 115 racial incidents at Boston Latin School over the past two years in what the head of the Boston NAACP called "truth catching up to reality." "What they did find is that there's a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Aug. 4, 2016LATIN LATEST, via BostonHerald.com: “A new Boston Public Schools report has fou
Aug. 4, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
LATIN LATEST, via BostonHerald.com: “A new Boston Public Schools report has found allegations of 115 racial incidents at Boston Latin School over the past two years in what the head of the Boston NAACP called ‘truth catching up to reality.’ ...”... Read more
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Boston Herald
NAACP prez: Report of 115 racial allegations at BLS 'truth catching up to reality'A new Boston Public Schools report has found allegations of 115 racial incident
NAACP prez: Report of 115 racial allegations at BLS 'truth catching up to reality'
Boston Herald / Posted 24 days ago
A new Boston Public Schools report has found allegations of 115 racial incidents at Boston Latin School over the past two years in what the head of the Boston NAACP called "truth catching up to reality." "What they did find is that there's a... Read more
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Boston Herald
NAACP prez calls report of 115 racial allegations at BLS 'truth catching up to reality'A new Boston Public Schools report has found allegations of 115 racial incident
NAACP prez calls report of 115 racial allegations at BLS 'truth catching up to reality'
Boston Herald / Posted 24 days ago
A new Boston Public Schools report has found allegations of 115 racial incidents at Boston Latin School over the past two years in what the head of the Boston NAACP called "truth catching up to reality." "What they did find is that there's a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston schools release report on racial climate at Boston Latin SchoolBoston Public Schools officials said Wednesday that an investigation into the r
Boston schools release report on racial climate at Boston Latin School
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
Boston Public Schools officials said Wednesday that an investigation into the racial climate at the Boston Latin School looked at more than 100 allegations of “bias-based” incidents, and found four involving teachers and a six in which administrators... Read more
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Lowell Sun
DeLeo says ballot box no place to resolve charter school issuebill that was approved in the 2013-2014 session. DeLeo, who grew up in Boston,
DeLeo says ballot box no place to resolve charter school issue
Lowell Sun / Posted 25 days ago
bill that was approved in the 2013-2014 session. DeLeo, who grew up in Boston, said the education he received from the Boston Latin School, a public exam school, gave him a "great footing" to compete with students from wealthier communities and... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
DeLeo: Charter school proposal should never have reached ballotbill that was approved in the 2013-2014 session. DeLeo, who grew up in Boston,
DeLeo: Charter school proposal should never have reached ballot
WWLP Springfield / Posted 25 days ago
bill that was approved in the 2013-2014 session. DeLeo, who grew up in Boston, said the education he received from the Boston Latin School, a public exam school, gave him a “great footing” to compete with students from wealthier communities and... Read more
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Boston Globe
For Dorchester native, 12 years of watching — and facilitating — historyand helped build about 100 offices in the convention arena. In 2012, he was chi
For Dorchester native, 12 years of watching — and facilitating — history
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
and helped build about 100 offices in the convention arena. In 2012, he was chief information officer. A graduate of Boston Latin School and Boston University, Binns discovered his love of technology in high school. He likes working on... Read more

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