The Notebook

Conversations about Learning, Educating, and Teaching

dmoorehead :::

Meeting Students’ Needs Year-Round

Dearborn Summer School students in an qactivity with both an academic and social component

dmoorehead :::

A Summer Like No Other

The Lesley Ellis School Summer Program began more than a decade ago to continue the school’s student-centered approach to learning beyond the traditional school year. Designed around popular weekly themes, each session is led by Lesley Ellis School staff, along with like-minded college students and other educational professionals.

dmoorehead :::

Special Education Programs Fully Implement DESE Mid-Cycle Review Requirements

The Commonwealth of Massachusetts checks all special education programs for compliance with state and federal regulations every six years. Mid-cycle reviews occur halfway between the full reviews.