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New Bedford Public Schools Continues to Grow and Raise Student Performance

The Department of Elementary and Secondary Education released the 2019 Accountability Data and MCAS results. New Bedford Public Schools showed growth in many grades and multiple subjects in all schools. There are several metrics used to determine student performance including English Language Arts, Mathematics and Science MCAS results.  These results along with …

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New faculty director appointed for UMass Dartmouth Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives

Dr. Paula Celeste Gomes Noversa looks to strengthen connection of the archives to the community. Dr. Paula Celeste Gomes Noversa, who has taught at UMass Dartmouth since 1997, has been appointed Faculty Director of the Ferreira-Mendes Portuguese-American Archives, succeeding Dr. M. Gloria de Sa who recently retired. “Dr. Noversa has …

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UMass Dartmouth researchers receive $2.1M National Science Foundation grant to help educators empower the digital generation

The grant will provide elementary school teachers with resources to develop computational thinking-based problem-solving skills in their students UMass Dartmouth researchers have been awarded a $2,116,315 grant by the National Science Foundation to help elementary school teachers integrate problem-solving skills common for computer programming into their math and science classes. …

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New Bedford High School awarded $275,000 state grant for robotics laboratory

The Baker-Polito Administration has awarded New Bedford High School $275,000 as part of the state’s Workforce Skills Cabinet Grant program. The High School will use these funds to construct a state-of-the-art Information Technology/Logistics Laboratory connected to robotic automation to support its Career Vocational Technical Education programming in IT and Engineering. …

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