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With support from local banks and businesses, Northampton public school alumni, parents and community members, the Northampton Education Foundation...

“I’m never going to teach sixth grade.” I told myself that for a long time, even as I prepared to take the exams that would allow me to add a first...

Between classes at Northampton High School, many students’ focus shifts from academics to their cellphones.“Suddenly everyone texts each other...

Almost five years ago, I started blogging as a way to commemorate my 20th year of teaching. I used my blog, www.maestrateacher.com, as a way to...

HATFIELD — What makes a speech so powerful? What about the way the Gettysburg Address was written still resonates with us today? How did the way...

I’ve been procrastinating. I’ve known for months now that I would be writing this Chalk Talk piece and I requested the month of March, specifically...

When I was 8 years old, my mother used to come to my elementary school in the afternoon (after school) to attend an English literacy program...

SPRINGFIELD — Financial news boomed over a loudspeaker in the MassMutual Center. The room, filled with high school students, had been transformed...

Chalk Talk: Wonder in the world

11/20/18

‘I see the moon in the light time and in the nighttime,” announces a young boy in my kindergarten classroom. Another child suggests that maybe that...

Walk down the halls of Hadley Elementary School and you won’t see boring white walls and monotoned lockers. You will see halls covered in colorful...

FLORENCE — Along with art, music and physical education, kindergarten teacher Andrea Egitto says nature exploration should be part of the...

Classrooms: Crafting a written argument

10/17/17

The Western Massachusetts Writing Project has offered me a lot of personal and professional adventures since 2011. I started with the WMWP Summer...

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