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Anti-bullying Program is Toothless in Massachusetts

The Massachusetts anti-bullying law, hailed in 2010 as model legislation, is toothless and often ineffective, underfunded, hobbled by a lack of oversight and lacking requirements for tracking the number of bullying incidents. Continue Reading

Virtual School to Shut Down

The local school committee that runs the state’s only online public elementary and secondary school has voted to shut it down rather than allow it to be subjected to state regulatory oversight. Continue Reading