Month

October 2010

Diploma, With Honors

Recently I learned that several of our Experience Corps members in both Boston and Revere never finished high school. They are in their late 70-80s, and  were children during World War II, when men went to war and women went to work. Older kids in a family also worked, either in facto
Read More

Annie E. Casey Cites Experience Corps

The Annie E. Casey Foundation’s new report, Early Warning! Why Reading by the End of Third Grade Matters cites Experience Corps as a program that works. Click here to read the report, or here for the 2010 resource guide. For more information, visit www.aecf.org.
Read More

Boston May Close 6 Schools

The Boston Globe October 7, 2010: Boston Superintendent Carol R. Johnson is recommending the closing of six schools, including three high schools at the same address in Hyde Park, that have low academic achievement, under a proposal she is presenting tonight to the School Committee. C
Read More