We looked inside some of the tweets by @BEAM4Educators and here's what we found interesting.
Inside 100 Tweets
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BTU Member and Higginson educator Elsa Jimenez-Vera writes powerfully in the @BayStateBanner about how we can work to end student #homelessness, one of the issues our members and union are fighting for, something we know our #StudentsDeserve: https://www.baystatebanner.com/2019/01/03/hub-schools-with-wraparound-services-are-like-outstretched-arms-for-homeless-students/ … #BTUproud
It is time to shut down city hall, it's a eyesore that would cost too much to fix and its performance has been terrible on school issues as of late. She follows these satirical points with many powerful and sincere points #buildBPS #bospoli
"Although located in an affluent part of the city, the two schools enroll a high percentage of students from low-income families and English learners. Many students and staff at the schools believe they are being treated badly because of race and...
‘This Is A Calling’: Principal Of The Year Inspires Boston Students
BEAM President Edith Bazile speaking at Boston Committee speaking on qualifications of next BPS Superintendent.
We know there's confusing information out there about #YesOn1 for Safe Staffing. We thought this Fact Sheet from @PatientSafetyMA was really helpful. See images below or the full PDF: http://bit.ly/YesOn1FactSheet
BEAM Membership Meeting The Fort Hill Bar and Grill 2805 Washington Street; Roxbury, MA 02119 Tuesday, October 30, 2018 5:00 PM – 6:30 PM
With their school slated for closure, some Boston students are learning about race, gentrification, and fighting for their community. My latest @GlobeOpinion column. https://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2018/10/27/when-school-goes-does-community-around/TxyLeiYS2oT4FdrL99V3PP/story.html?event=event25 … via @BostonGlobe
ICYMI: At last night’s School Committee meeting, member Miren Uriarte said she put forward names of accomplished candidates of color for interim sup’t, but was told that would rule them out for a permanent position.
Despite sharp criticism from some groups, Laura Perille is named interim superintendent of Boston Public Schools - The Boston Globe
Boston NAACP head slams closed-door call on Laura Perille
Excellent interview with BEAM President interviewed on NECN.
There’s one thing we know: High School Quiz Show is BACK! Season 9 premieres Sat. Feb 3rd @6PM on WGBH 2
#BlackHistoryMonth begins today! #BlackHistory IS U.S. history-the BTU is proud to share a new compilation of resources including #BlackLivesMatterAtSchool links & more at: http://btu.org/blackhistory @BostonSchools @UnafraidBTU @BostonEdJustice @tag_boston @BLM_Boston #BLMedu
It’s fitting that today, the birthday of Langston Hughes — poet & leading figure of the Harlem Renaissance — is also the start of #BlackHistoryMonth. "I swear to the Lord, I still can't see why Democracy means everybody but me." Langston Hughes #BHM #BHM2018
We passed an FY18 supplemental budget providing funds for: -Massachusetts Commission Against Discrimination -Committee for Public Counsel Services, -School districts educating students displaced from Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands, -Early voting http://www.jeffreysanchez.org/house-approves-funding-for-puerto-rico-students-commission-against-discrimination/ …
As of January 5th, Massachusetts public schools had enrolled 2,440 students from Puerto Rico. This $15 million will help ensure that Puerto Rican students can continue their studies in their new schools. Thank you @jeffrey_sanchez for your leadership.
The Board of Directors and Steering Committee Directors of The Badass Teachers Association Support the Black Lives Matter Week of Action in our Schools http://badassteachers.blogspot.com/2018/02/the-board-of-directors-and-steering_1.html … @BLMAtSchool #BlackLivesMatterAtSchoolWeek #BlackLivesMatterAtSchool #WeChoose