S285 would build school-wide responses to threatening and self-injurious behavior in students.
S330 would mandate daily recess for elementary schools across the Commonwealth.
Included in the Student Opportunity Act, the Trust Fund seeks to support school districts and schools pursuing innovative approaches to improving student outcomes and closing opportunity gaps.
The bill invests $1.5 billion in public schools, updates statewide education policy, and supports effective approaches to closing opportunity gaps for students throughout Massachusetts.
Today, the legislature’s Education Committee released the Student Opportunity Act, a very significant education reform bill.
There is a lot of momentum in this legislative session to change our local school aid formula and provide more aid to local schools. The new math will work differently for each of the three communities that I represent – Belmont, Boston and Watertown.