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

More problems for Boston Green Academy

By , Globe Staff

A state education commissioner is recommending that Boston Green Academy in Brighton remain on probation for another three years.

Walsh’s universal pre-K plan faces hurdles

By and , Globe Staff

The mayor’s pursuit of pre-K for all dates back to his first run for mayor in 2013, when he floated the idea of selling City Hall to pay for the initiative.

How Mayor Walsh will push for more state money for Boston schools

By , Globe Staff

Costs have been rising faster than revenues, forcing the school system to make cuts even as the budget has increased to $1 billion.

Mass. schools look overseas for competition

By , Globe Staff

Some districts are turning to international testing for a perspective on how well programs are preparing students for college and beyond.