1. New Rift over Student Assignment Planning


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    Three civil rights organizations have decided to end their cooperation with the Boston School Dept. over the ongoing process to make changes in student assignment policy. Interview with Rahsaan Hall,…

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    • Alior Bank Case Study - Polish version


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      • City Councillors Try to Raise Dropout Age


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        Boston City Councillors Tito Jackson and John Connolly talk about their proposal for raising the legal age at which students are allowed to drop out of school from 16 to 18. Based on similar laws…

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        • BPS Official Explains School Choice Plan


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          Klare Shaw, Senior Advisor to Boston School Superintendent Carol Johnson, explains the External Advisory Board recommendations for a new student assignment policy, and for an advisory team on school…

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          • Research Bureau on Teacher Contract


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            The president of the Boston Municipal Research Bureau, Sam Tyler, talks about its new report on distance between two sides in negotiations over the next contract for the Boston Teachers Union. Interview…

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            • Support Urged for Charter School Cap Compromise


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              Supporters of a compromise on charter school expansion, with stronger safeguards on funding for district public schools, make their case. Report, followed by interview with State Rep. Russell Holmes…

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              • Former School Committee Member Writes About Education and Race


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                Susan Naimark talks about her new book, "The Education of a White Parent," which examines her experience with Boston Public Schools as a parent, community activist, and member of the Boston…

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                • Officials Discuss Plan for Boston Student Assignment


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                  State Rep. Linda Dorcena Forry (D-Dorchester) and Boston City Councilor at Large John Connolly talk about the plan they announced earlier in the day for changing student assignment policy in the Boston…

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                  • Superintendent Discusses School Initiatives


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                    Boston School Superintendent Dr. Carol Johnson talks about initiatives for the coming year. Interview on BNN News. Aired September 8, 2011.

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                    • BPS Spokesperson Describes Assignment Plan Process


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                      The chief communications officer for the Boston Public Schools, Lee McGuire, discusses the options for a new student assignment policy and the public process for trying to build agreement around a…

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