Category: Charles Glenn

LETTERS: Charter schools achieving goals that have eluded Massachusetts for decades

Boston Globe (subscription required) By Charles Glenn, School of Education From 1970 to 1991 I was the Massachusetts state official responsible for urban education and equity issues. Despite vigorous enforcement of the laws (including rulings in our favor by the Supreme Judicial Court) and hundreds of millions of dollars in state funding to 18 cities, […]

POV: Why Catholic Schools Have the Right to Fire Married Gay Staff

BU Today By Charles Glenn, School of Education The New York Times recently ran a front-page story about a Catholic school outside Seattle that fired an administrator who married another man. Just a week later, the front page of the Boston Globe featured a story about a Massachusetts Catholic school that canceled its job offer to a prospective food services director when […]