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Shameful disrespect of students, communities of color

The reprehensible scene that played itself out in front of Worcester’s City Hall before the May 2 School Committee meeting was emblematic of the ongoing fight around racial equity within the schools. As a group ....

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“Crazy amounts” of posturing on racism, emails, Worcester Public Schools

It seems like someone is out to get Dante Comparetto, a member of the Worcester School Committee, and, by extension, anyone who seeks to address the issue of racism in the Worcester Public Schools. A ....

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Worcester anti-sex ed crowd displays disregard for kids, truth

It’s hard to determine what is more infuriating: the fact that now, in the year 2018, Worcester’s public school system doesn’t have anything resembling a comprehensive sex education curriculum in place; or that, as the ....

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In crafting schools’ new strategic plan, a grassroots approach

WORCESTER, Mass. - On Jan. 24, local residents will again have an opportunity to voice their opinions and concerns about the future direction of the Worcester Public Schools (WPS), as an unprecedented, community-driven data gathering ....

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Worcester students make their voices heard to improve schools

[caption id="attachment_451" align="alignright" width="278"] Well over forty people attended the meeting[/caption] WORCESTER, Mass. – Organized by local public high school students, more than 40 people packed into the Pleasant Street Neighborhood Network Center here July ....

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