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

State withholds English High’s MCAS math scores

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State education officials said they saw irregularities that require examination in Boston’s English High School’s MCAS math scores.

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Lessons from under the coconut tree

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With Boston schools ever more diverse, many teachers journey to Haiti and other lands, hoping to learn more of students’ roots, challenges, and dreams.

Propane-fueled school buses coming to Boston

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The vehicles are considered more environmentally friendly and quieter than traditional diesel buses.

Traffic delays likely as Obama visits downtown

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The president is expected to address guests at a Labor Day breakfast at the Park Plaza hotel at 11 a.m.