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

Boston charter school educator named national teacher of the year

By , Globe Staff

Sydney Chaffee beat out more than 50 teachers across the country as well as from US territories.

Union accuses Boston School Department of trying to silence teachers

By , Globe Staff

The Boston Teachers Union says the School Department is trying to intimidate teachers who speak with the media.

New Boston Latin leader rooted in city, school district

By , Globe Staff

As Rachel Skerritt takes over at her alma mater, it continues to work to move past racial tensions.

Rachel Skerritt named headmaster at Boston Latin School

By , Globe Staff

Skerritt is the first person of color and the third woman to lead BLS in its 382-year-history, officials said.