A community group, started online with a petition and then a Facebook page by Susri Anuradha, has met to compile a list of requests which it has sent to the AB Regional School Committee. The School Committee is holding a meeting tonight, Tuesday,...
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[NOTE: The Acton Forum website is experiencing technical difficulties. Please forward this message or you can read it online at the link here: https://secure.campaigner.com/csb/Public/show/glos4--chg9k-br0tmx9 ] It has been a tumultuous ten days...
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By Allen Nitschelm Publisher, Acton Forum [NOTE ONE: There is a critical meeting of the School Committee tonight at 7:30 pm in the High School auditorium. If you are concerned about the recent resignation of the Superintendent, please attend this...
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By Allen Nitschelm
Marie Altieri, Acton-Boxborough's Deputy Superintendent of Schools, is expected to take over as Acting Superintendent on July 1st once Superintendent Glenn Brand resigns, according to the meeting agenda for the hastily called School Committee (SC)...
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The Acton-Boxborough Regional School Committee (SC) is stonewalling Acton Forum and members of the public about the recently announced resignation of School Superintendent Glenn Brand. For a town whose residents, children, and tax dollars revolve...
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(This is part three on the differences between capitalism and socialism...) Good intentions and $4.65 will get you a mocha latte at Starbucks. Good intentions are used to justify socialism's control of people in a society. And I believe that most...
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Amy Krishnamurthy, the newly elected Chair of the Acton-Boxborough Regional School Committee (SC), has flatly refused to speak to Acton Forum editor Allen Nitschelm, after repeated attempts to contact the Chair and ask some simple questions about...
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A very strange story has appeared in my favorite Wall Street Journal, about a Yale administrator who was posting racially insensitive comments in her Yelp reviews. Jane Chu referred to some people as "white trash" and said that a particular Japanese...
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By Allen Nitschelm
Dr. Glenn Brand, chosen just three years ago to be the new Superintendent of Schools, is leaving the school at the end of June, according to a joint email sent out by Brand and School Committee Chair Mary Brolin. Brand signed a three-year contract...
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