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

School Committee approves $1 billion budget that includes closings, job cuts

By , Globe Staff

The schools slated for closure are the Elihu Greenwood Leadership Academy and Rogers Middle School, both located in Hyde Park.

Plan to curb school meal options draws fire

By , Globe Staff

Some parents and food service employees worry that Boston students will not find anything they like to eat.

$257,000 salary approved for new Boston schools chief

By , Globe Staff

Tommy Chang can also receive $2,500 a month in moving and “transitional” living costs for up to nine months.

New Boston schools chief lays out priorities

By , Globe Staff

In a sit-down with the Globe, Tommy Chang said he supports expanding pre-kindergarten and overhauling troubled high schools.