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Brain Scan Now Shows How Kids Learn

Stanford University research scientists peek into the brains of 28 children as they solve simple addition problems using a brain-scanning MRI machine. The findings are simply genius!

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Summer Grads To Receive Diplomas On Thursday

New Bedford High School will be the scene of a graduation ceremony on Thursday.

Twenty-six students who, for whatever reason failed to attain enough credits to graduate back in June, attended classes this summer to qualify for their diplomas

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Greg Desrosiers/TSM - Keynote speaker Dr. David Gallo, Director of Special Operations at Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution.

46th Annual Sea Lab Commencement

Not all summer schools are a bore. Just ask the students at New Bedford's Sea Lab.

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Mass. Teachers Now Required To Undergo Suicide Prevention Training

The new Gun Legislation signed Wednesday by Governor Patrick, also requires Mass. teachers to receive suicide prevention training at least once every three years.

The provision was included by State Rep

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Backpack Safety Tips For Parents

With school starting up for kids all across the country, there are some things parents need to think about when buying their children backpacks.

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St. Hedwig Church / Photo by Dan McCready / TSM
St. Hedwig Church / Photo by Dan McCready / TSM

Sister Rose House To Relocate

State Senator Mark Montigny has announced a nearly $900,000 grant to help relocate a homeless shelter for men from the Downtown area, to St. Hedwig's Church on Division St.

The Sister Rose House is run by Catholic Social Services

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Mayor Jon Mitchell on WBSM / Jim Phillips / TSM

Mayor Jon Mitchell Wants Keith Vandals Punished

New Bedford Mayor Jon Mitchell is making it clear that those responsible for the vandalism at Keith Middle School will be punished.

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Break-In, Vandalism Investigated At Keith Middle School

Another case of school vandalism in New Bedford, this time at Keith Middle School.

According to an email sent to School Committee members by Jason Defalco, the Chief Academic Officer, at least ten teens broke into the school Saturday night, vandalizing school property, tossing food around in the community room, leaving graffiti in the auditorium, and breaking video equipment

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What Does A Teacher And The Hancock Building Have In Common? [VIDEO]

Do you think teens can be inspired by planting a seed in the classroom? One man did.

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Technology Bond Bill Provides Funding For Mass. Schools

State lawmakers have given final approval to a Technology Bond bill that includes $38-million for technology upgrades in Bay State schools.

Rep. Antonio Cabral of New Bedford added the school funding provision to the bill

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