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We’ll Miss You Kevin!

Here is an open letter sent to the BTU School Community by Kevin. Kevin was one of our school custodians for a few months this year. Dear BTU Friends and Staff:   I want to thank everyone for the warm wishes, help getting acclimated and overall great attitude from the staff and students.  Although I’m … Continue reading

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This Week’s Basketball Schedule

Tuesday, January 17th J-Mann Boys vs BTU Boys @ 3:00 @ Curtis Hall   Wednesday, January 18th BTU Girls vs APR Girls @ 4pm @ Curtis Hall   Thursday, January 19th Lyndon Boys vs BTU Boys @ 4pm @ Lyndon

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SAVE the DATE Tuesday, November 15th 5 p.m. – 7 p.m. During Curriculum Night, please be sure to stop by the Family Engagement table to share with us how we can increase and improve family engagement, deepen our connections as a community, and envision the future of our school.

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City of Boston Credit Union Supports the BTU School

The Boston Teachers Union School Community wants to extend their appreciation to the City of Boston Credit Union for donating $500 to our school during our annual Spring Fling fundraiser. Their donation will go a long way to support our young scholars. THANK YOU!

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High School Showcase at Bolling Building from 5-7:30pm

Today, December 3 2015 from 5-7:30 p.m. BPS will be hosting a Preview to High School Event at the Bolling Building located at 2300 Washington St. Dudley Square. Students and their families will have the chance to learn about many of the city’s high school choices. Please follow the link below for more information about … Continue reading

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Welcome Back to School!

Good afternoon BTU School families, On behalf of the Boston Teachers Union School’s faculty and community, we welcome you to the 2015-2016 school year! We hope you and your family had a healthy, safe, and fun summer. We can’t wait to welcome each of you tomorrow morning for our first day of school! Tomorrow morning, … Continue reading

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Back to School Night

Join us on Thursday, October 2, 2014 for Back to School Night. 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

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Mrs. DePalm Guest Speaker at The Take Away

Mrs. DePalm Speaking at the National Radio Show The Take Away. Follow the link to listen to the show. GO Mrs. DePalm! What an amazing interview about real issues in our schools!

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Growing Into Equity

Hello BTU Family, The good karma generated at the book party continues!  I’m delighted to share that NPR’s Here and Now aired a segment (with little notice) on their show today.  It focused on equity and professional learning, and featured a principal and teacher coach from Nancy Gerzon’s and my book.Here’s the link for your … Continue reading

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Wise Latinas by Jennifer DeLeon

Hello BTU, On February 28th,  I had the opportunity to visit the CBS studio in Allston where host Yadiris Salcedo interviewed me about the anthology I edited, Wise Latinas. In typical Latina fashion, I arrived with my mother, my father, and a student. Nakeisha Parilla, a seventh grader, who took notes in her writing journal … Continue reading

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