Louisville Learns from Boston’s 5th Quarter Model

Carmen Coleman (Chief Academic Officer – JCPS) speaking with Freedom House students. On Monday, July 23rd four education administrators from the Jefferson County Public Schools in Louisville paid a special visit to Boston in hopes of gleaning…

Boston Celebrates National Summer Learning Day!

Today, June 12th is National Summer Learning Day: a day to celebrate all of our amazing summer partners! Boston After School & Beyond is excited to announce that the 2018 Boston Summer Learning Community will reach…

Boston Public Schools: Critical Thinking

This post is part of a series about the workshop presentations delivered at the 2018 ACT Skills Summit. Critical Thinking involves applying, synthesizing, and evaluating information to reach an answer or conclusion. Dr. Amalio Nieves, the Assistant…

Dr. Fritz Ettl: Teamwork

This post is part of a series about the workshop presentations delivered at the 2018 ACT Skills Summit.   Teamwork involves working constructively and cooperatively with others in pursuit of a common cause or objective.   Dr….