Education

MCAS Book: “Testing the Heart”

Two former Holyoke High teachers have written a fictional book telling the story of a young teacher and dealing in large part with their concerns about the impact the MCAS tests are having on education. Co-authors Melva Michalian, and Lorene Morin of “Testing the...

Talk/Read/Succeed

The 2009 MCAS reading test results for Springfield found 64 percent of city’s third graders scored below proficient. Now, a new initiative from the Davis Foundation is working in two of Springfield’s poorest housing developments to improve literacy rates, educate...

The College Application Process

Peter Miller, VP for Admissions, American International College, Springfield and Adam Metcsh, founder of The College Advisors of New England will be joining Connecting Point host Carrie Saldo on Monday, March 7th to discuss the college application process. Peter...