WBUR by Jacob Murray, School of Education “The recent budget woes at University of Massachusetts Boston may in part be due to mismanagement and fundraising shortfalls…” View full article.
The Atlantic Christopher Martell, School of Education Dropping a handout with a photo on each student’s desk, the teacher Kathryn Leslie asked the teens to study the picture of Richard Spencer, the leader of the “alt-right” movement who advocates for a homeland just for whites… Expert quote: “They should not equate teaching about the alt-right […]
Austin Chronicle Raul Fernandez, School of Education “Boston University lecturer Raul Fernandez believes that one of higher education’s greatest strengths is its diversity..” Expert Quote: “They try to do that,” he said, “because they believe that there’s some benefit to having access to all those diverse communities.” View full article.
The Boston Globe Adam Naylor, School of Education “IF VIOLENCE is going out of fashion in sports, nobody’s told the fans…” Expert Quote: “There’s an edge-of-your-seat kind of thing, a very visceral gut instinct to [MMA].” View full article.
Boston Globe Travis Bristol, School of Education “DIVERSIFYING MASSACHUSETTS’ overwhelmingly white teaching force will be no simple task…” Expert Quote: “Travis Bristol, an education professor at Boston University, helped create a program in the Boston schools that allows minority teachers to network with one another and discuss the challenges of navigating a white-dominated system.” View full […]
City Journal By Marcus Winters, School of Education With Betsy DeVos now helming the Department of Education, American parents and students will likely have access before long to a federally sponsored school-choice program… View full article
Boston Herald Adam Naylor, School of Education Victory is sweet. And revenge can make it downright divine…. Expert quote: “If you’re going to the Super Bowl, you shouldn’t need more energy.” View full article
Boston Globe Adam Naylor, School of Education These two weeks can be the darkest of the year…. Expert quote: “I think the early victories had a larger emotional pop because they were unique and novel.” View full article
Chronicle of Higher Education Sonja M. Adroin, School of Education As students who are the first in their families to go to college have gained attention in higher education, many colleges are trying to support them with programs and resources… Expert quote: “There was a lot of messaging from my family, even though nobody had […]
Christian Science Monitor Christopher Martell, School of Education High school students from across Boston walked out of class Monday afternoon as part of a demonstration in which they called upon local, state, and federal authorities to protect them and underrepresented groups from US President-elect Donald Trump… Expert quote: “Obviously as teachers and educators we can’t […]