Archive For January 31, 2017

ATTLEBORO SCHOOL DISTRICT JOINS MCIEA

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ATTLEBORO SCHOOL DISTRICT JOINS MCIEA

WHY MCIEA?  Attleboro, one of six districts (Boston, Lowell, Revere, Somerville, and Winchester), looking for a richer means of assessing students and school progress, has joined the Massachusetts Consortium of Innovative Education Assessment, better known as MCIEA. MCIEA’s governing board is comprised of superintendents and MTA/AFT union presidents, who work collaboratively together.  The Center for Collaborative Education…

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SENATOR RICHARD ROSS

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SENATOR RICHARD ROSS

Senator Ross Announces Attleboro Meeting Opportunities for Constituents   Senator Richard Ross Senator Richard Ross is pleased to announce that he will be holding morning meeting hours in Attleboro on Tuesday, February 7 th at the Attleboro Senior Center (25 South Main Street) from 10:00am-11:00am. The morning meetings will provide constituents with an opportunity to…

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BISHOP FEEHAN HIGH SCHOOL PROUD

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BISHOP FEEHAN HIGH SCHOOL PROUD

Feehan Science Fair Winners PHOTO I: Front Row: Aidan Pereira, Chase Beausoleil, Aidan Corrigan, Karisma Verma, and Rory Geraghty. Second Row: Meredith Blaise, Rachel Erwin, Phoebe Dodge, Caitlin Neary, Brianna Gillen, and Kelly Lahart. Third Row: Cole Schmitt, Serena Costa, Elizabeth Parkinson, Tory Young, and Chloe Burke. Back Row: Lauren Harrington, Matthew Correia, Jared Moura,…

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EFOR ALL

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EFOR ALL

A Year Later, EforAll Entrepreneurs Already Impacting South Coast Community  CLASS OF 2016 The first EforAll South Coast cohort began in the Winter of 2016. A year later, these entrepreneurs are showing signs of perseverance, progress, and impact. An astounding 100% of the businesses that have gone through EforAll South Coast’s accelerators are still in…

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Trump Immigration Order

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Trump Immigration Order

Whitehouse Statement on Trump Immigration Order   SHELDON WHITEHOUSE Providence, RI – Senator Sheldon Whitehouse released the following statement on President Donald Trump’s Executive Order restricting immigration to the United States: “President Trump’s broad brush Executive Order on refugees doesn’t discern women and children, local supporters, and employees who helped American troops and have to…

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Celebrity Scholarship Dinner

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Celebrity Scholarship Dinner

UMASS DARTMOUTH UMD Announces Celebrity Scholarship Dinner with Red Sox Slugger David Ortiz   The UMass Dartmouth Center for Marketing Research 17th  annual Celebrity/Scholarship Dinner will feature Red Sox Slugger David Ortiz.  The dinner will be held on April 26th 2017 at the Venus de Milo Restaurant in Swansea, MA.   BayCoast Bank and the family…

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KLONDIKE DERBY

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KLONDIKE DERBY

CAMP NORSE Kingston, MA:  The Narragansett Council, Boy Scouts of America is holding a Klondike Derby this weekend, Friday, January 27- Sunday, January 29 at Camp Norse in Kingston, MA.  The Klondike Derby has been a Boy Scouts tradition since 1949.  With a theme based on the history of the Klondike Gold Rush the derby…

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School Choice Week

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School Choice Week

STATE HOUSE CELEBRATION PROVIDENCE–Hundreds of students, parents, teachers, and community leaders gathered at the State House for a rally to celebrate School Choice Week in Rhode Island and show support for increased educational opportunity. On January 26 students and teachers from many schools gathered at the capitol for an afternoon of student performances, including dance,…

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