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What Will School Look Like In The Fall?Two local communities are tackling the problem.
Framingham Considering Name Change For Woodrow Wilson Elementary SchoolSchool committee members in Framingham are considering taking Woodrow Wilson’s name off an elementary school.
UMass Lowell Releases Coronavirus Reopening Plan For FallThe University of Massachusetts Lowell laid out its coronavirus reopening plans on Wednesday.
American Academy Of Pediatrics Says Kids Need To Be Back In School This FallA group of doctors say the benefits of being in school outweigh the coronavirus risks.
Working Mother Shares Talent While Singing National Anthem At College GraduationWBZ-TV's Juli McDonald reports.
Teachers Rally Against Layoffs, School Cuts In TauntonHundreds of Taunton educators rallied on the Green on Friday to protest against school cuts and layoffs. WBZ-TV's Paul Burton reports.
Mixed Reaction To Coronavirus Guidelines For Massachusetts SchoolsThe guidelines include that desks must be three feet apart and students will no longer switch classrooms. WBZ-TV's Nick Giovanni reports.
Teachers, Students Willing To Wear Masks For In-Person LearningIf students return to school in the fall, they will have to wear masks throughout the day with some breaks. WBZ-TV's Kristina Rex reports.
Back To School: Massachusetts Releases Covid-19 Guidelines For SchoolsNew guidelines include masks being worn and desks spaced 3 feet apart. WBZ-TV's Christina Hager reports.
Education Commissioner Details Guidance For Reopening Massachusetts SchoolsEducation Commissioner Jeffrey Riley talks about the state's plan for reopening schools in Massachusetts this fall.
Chelsea Among Cities Pleading For Gov. Baker To Preserve ‘Desperately Needed’ School FundingGov. Baker seemed unsure if the money he had promised would be available, especially since the tax deadline was extended. WBZ-TV's Christina Hager reports.
26 Massachusetts Cities Call On State To Preserve School FundingWBZ TV's Anna Meiler reports.
Boston Conservatory At Berklee Professor Resigns Amid Racism AllegationsAn associate professor at the Boston Conservatory at Berklee has resigned over allegations he mocked black students and used racial slurs.
Massachusetts State Universities Plan To Reopen For Fall SemesterWBZ TV's Breana Pitts reports.
Harvard Suspends Standardized Test Requirement Due To PandemicApplicants to Harvard won't have to submit standardized test scores.
Rally To Support Teachers In BrooklineA rally was held in Brookline to support teachers who received layoff notices. WBZ-TV's Ken MacLeod reports.
No More Snow Days In Rhode IslandRhode Island children will learn remotely instead of getting snow days off.
Franklin Shows Support For 103 Teachers Laid Off Last WeekDrivers passing through Franklin Tuesday evening couldn’t help but notice all that will be missing from the town’s eleven schools next year. WBZ-TV's Juli McDonald reports.
Teachers Union Sounds Alarm Over Possible Coronavirus GuidelinesSchool districts have been told they will need to limit class sizes. WBZ-TV's Anaridis Rodriguez reports.
Masks, Distancing May Be Required When Students Return To ClassroomsMandatory masks,smaller class sizes and physical distancing are among the possible rules that could be in place when students return to Massachusetts schools. WBZ-TV's Juli McDonald reports.
Teacher Worries Masks, Social Distancing Will Lead To Stressful Learning EnvironmentA memo details what superintendents might need to get ready to re-open in the fall. WBZ-TV's Anaridis Rodriguez reports.
Minutemen Regional Vocational Technical School Held Drive-In Graduation CeremonyA drive-in graduation was held at Minutemen Regional Vocational Technical School.
Boston Students Asked To Share Stories About Living Through Coronavirus PandemicWBZ TV's Kate Merrill reports.
Rally In Brookline To Protest Decision To Lay Off Hundreds Of TeachersLast week, Brookline Public Schools sent layoff notices to more than 300 workers.

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