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.

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Interim Boston Latin headmaster vows to build harmony

By , Globe Staff

Michael Contompasis, also a former headmaster at Latin, said the school will take steps to heal the racial rift that erupted earlier this year.

Teachers, city schools urged to overhaul policies

By , Globe Staff

A watchdog group is urging changes to Boston’s school system.

Lifting charter school cap would burden city’s finances, Walsh says

By , Globe Staff

The Boston mayor voiced his opposition once again to expanding charter schools.

N.H. company to develop new version of MCAS tests

By , Globe Staff

Measured Progress will develop the revamped version of the MCAS tests that students will take mostly online.