The document causes officials and community members to ask, what should the role of police be in schools?
Seeks consultant to design a new, more equitable system
"In Massachusetts, Black and brown students make up 27% of the student body, but 64% of the school-based arrests."
"Decisions about when and how to reopen campuses, modalities of instruction, class size, tuition, campus services and facilities, staffing levels, and working conditions have been dictated not just by the human needs of those who work or those we serve, but by the bottom-line priorities of upper administrators."
“It was more importantly that it was out of necessity for them to get back to work.”
“We need to bring in people who know better than we do, that’s kind of been our success model.”
The problem in the Bay State is severe enough that Attorney General Maura Healey created the position of student loan ombudsman in her office last month.
“I believe an elected Boston School Committee will lead to greater community input and accountability."
Every Somerville student who wishes to participate should be guaranteed placement in our after-school programs
“There was a misunderstanding between me and my team”