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Worcester advances best policies for learning

Monday, September 25, 2017 - Telegram & Gazette - Worcester HEARS

Approaching the election season two years ago, there were fearful pronouncements by a few that the African-American superintendent, Melinda Boone, was putting the Worcester public schools in great danger with her "touchy feely" approach to troubled students and her "culturally sensitive" curriculum aspirations. Read more...

Attacking health problems through science

Friday, September 22, 2017 - Telegram & Gazette - Worcester HEARS

Deniers of climate change and other science sometimes come across as buffoons to many of us, but like volcanic eruptions, they are often merely representing the deep-seated rupture between beliefs and facts that undergird our lives. Read more...

Exploring childhood trauma

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - Telegram & Gazette - Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs)

Until recently, health care professionals and educators would look at an unruly or seemingly unteachable child as the problem, said Dr. Heather C. Forkey. Read more...

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