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Eight MA schools join Mass Insight AP STEM & English Core Program as 11th Cohort

Sep. 20, 2018 | Press Release

Boston – Sept. – Eight Massachusetts schools are heading into the new 2018-2019 school year with a new partnership and goals to increase rigor and academic opportunity for their students.… read more →

Commentary: 5 Lessons From an Indiana District That Worked With an Outside Partner to Turn Around Its Troubled Schools

Sep. 19, 2018 | Op-Ed

When the federal Every Student Succeeds Act was enacted, greater responsibility was placed on districts to lead the charge in improving our nation’s most troubled schools. As a result, many… read more →

Report: High school academic rigor would help address growing Mass. college grad shortage

Aug. 28, 2018 |

Mass Insight study calls for expanding advanced coursework in high school to address workforce need BOSTON – Aug. 28 – Massachusetts’ economy, facing a severe shortage of college graduates, would… read more →

Governor Baker approves funding boost to bring AP classes to underserved students

Aug. 1, 2018 |

August 1st, 2018 – Boston – Governor Baker has approved an increase in state funding to administer Advanced Placement (AP) courses in STEM and English in Massachusetts schools. To read… read more →

Massachusetts Legislature approves funding boost to bring AP classes to underserved students

Jul. 20, 2018 |

July 20, 2018 – Boston – The Massachusetts Legislature has approved an increase in state funding to administer Advanced Placement (AP) courses in STEM and English in Massachusetts schools. To… read more →

Baker-Polito Administration Announces Inaugural STEM Week For Students Across The Commonwealth

May. 16, 2018 |

BOSTON — In an effort to boost students’ interest and raise awareness of STEM education, the Baker-Polito Administration will declare a statewide “STEM Week” from October 22-26, 2018, and is asking… read more →

Mass Insight Education & Research honors Sen. Michael Moore for AP leadership

Apr. 24, 2018 |

BOSTON – April 17 – Mass Insight Education & Research (Mi), a Boston-based nonprofit dedicated to improving public school performance and closing the achievement gap, honored Senator Michael Moore (D-Millbury)… read more →

Mass Insight Education & Research honors Dr. Pia Durkin with Michael G. Contompasis Leadership Award

Apr. 23, 2018 |

BOSTON – April 17th – Mass Insight Education & Research (Mi), a Boston-based nonprofit dedicated to improving public school performance and closing the achievement gap, honored Dr. Pia Durkin, superintendent… read more →

We Need to Meet in the Middle to Build on Education Reform Success

Mar. 7, 2018 | Blog Post

Twenty-five years ago Massachusetts launched its own education revolution and emerged as a national public education leader. Now it’s time reassess our achievements and find a fresh approach to build… read more →

Mass Insight Recognized for Success in Advanced Placement Exams

Mar. 6, 2018 | Blog Post

NEC member Mass Insight Education and Research has been recognized by the Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education for its work with schools throughout Massachusetts. To read the blog post from… read more →

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