James Vaznis

James Vaznis writes about K-12 education and previously covered crime, higher education, suburban issues, and New Hampshire. Prior to joining the Globe in 2002, Vaznis worked as a reporter at the Concord Monitor and the Daily News of Newburyport.

Latest stories

Hunt for a Boston Public Schools chief accelerates

By James Vaznis , Globe Staff

The panel overseeing the recruitment hopes to reach a goal of hiring a superintendent who could be on the job by September.

Online exam that could replace MCAS gets trial run

By James Vaznis , Globe Staff

State education leaders are exploring the once unthinkable: a new standardized testing system, this time done almost entirely online.

Teachers, parents protest end of bilingual program

By James Vaznis , Globe Staff

Teachers and parents are protesting a plan to scrap a popular program that aims to make students fluent in both English and Spanish.

Hopes high for Boston’s new Dearborn STEM Academy

By James Vaznis , Globe Staff

The construction of a new school potentially kicks off a new era for a school system that has long struggled to bring projects to fruition.