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Boston Tea Party September meeting: The Homeschooling Alternative

Greater Boston Tea Party September 2014 meeting:

The Homeschooling Alternative: Monday September 8, 7:30PM

Lir Restaurant 903 Boylston Street (Back Bay) For most of the last fifty years the ranks of parents who decided to take charge of their children’s education grew slowly. But in the new century this growth has started to snowball. In Massachusetts parents are becoming frustrated,…

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Thank You Alice Peisch for Kicking Sonia Chang-Diaz out of the School House Door

Sonia Chang-Diaz continues to stand in the school house door.  Continues to stand between minority children and a quality education.  Through grandstanding and parliamentary procedures she tried her best to kill charter school expansion in the Commonwealth.   State Representative Alice Peisch (D-Wellesley), the co-chair of the Joint Committee on Education, came up with a plan that effectively threw Chang-Diaz…

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T&G: Chang-Diaz’s Charter Stance “Laughable”

The Worcester Telegram & Gazette called Sonia Chang-Diaz’s stance on Charter Schools “laughable” in an editorial yesterday. Under pressure from thousands of families, the Massachusetts Joint Committee on Education last week gave itself another week to decide whether to advance a bill that would ease limits on public charter school enrollments. But the claim advanced by committee co-chair Sen. Sonia…

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