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Celebrate College Colors Day

Friday, September 4th, is National #CollegeColorsDay! Share your fave pics of you sporting that school pride. We'd love to see some great "School Spirit" photos!

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Credit: ABC6

Mistake by Crane Operator Blamed For Building Collapse At Bryant

A police report shows that a worker blamed a mistake by a crane operator for the collapse of a building under construction at a private Rhode Island university that injured six people.

Workers were installing steel beams Tuesday morning on a new indoor practice facility at Bryant University in Smithfield when the beams collapsed

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Photo by Michelle Furtado
Photo by Michelle Furtado

End Common Core In Massachusetts

End Common Core education is one of a plethora of ballot questions waiting approval from the Attorney General's office. Wednesday is Day 1 for many Buzzards Bay corridor schools. Ending Common Core education is one of the topics for challengers facing two incumbents in the race to win three available seats on the New Bedford School Committee

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UMass Dartmouth Chancellor Divina Grossman with Prof Godwin Ariguzo from the School of Business at Tuesday's Convocation / Jim Phillips TSM
UMass Dartmouth Chancellor Divina Grossman with Prof Godwin Ariguzo from the School of Business at Tuesday's Convocation / Jim Phillips TSM

UMass Dartmouth Starts Year With Convocation Ceremony

Tuesday's Convocation at UMass Dartmouth marked the start of the University's school year.

Chancellor Divina Grossman says expanding research on campus is still very much a part of the university's strategic plan

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Greg Hudson via YouTube

Teachers Sing Farewell to Summer [VIDEO]

Teachers and staff in the West Des Moines school district have a healthy sense of humor. With the hours winding down before students return, they had the proper farewell to summer break. Over 30 people broke into song at an employee meeting last week

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New Bedford School Department Announces School Bus Schedule

The New Bedford School Department has released its bus schedule for the 2015-2016 school year. You can access it on the link below.

Spokesman Jonathan Carvalho tells WBSM News, the bus schedule is a vital resource for students and parents

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Koczera Supports New Approach To English Language Learning

State Representative Robert Koczera of New Bedford believes the one size fits all approach to English Language Learners doesn't work and he'd like to see a more flexible approach that would provide more options for local school districts.

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Angela Weiss / Getty Images

College Course in Selfies

The Week is reporting on another one of those classes that seem to have been dreamed up in order to horrify parents who are spending big bucks to send their kids to college. Indiana University Northwest communications professor Eve Bottando is devoting an entire class this fall to selfies, telling the Chicago Tribune, "People think selfies aren't worthy of nuanced conversations, and they are

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Like My Teacher Always Said

It's that time of year again! We are preparing everyone to go back to school the next couple of weeks. Whether you're the student, the parent, or the teacher, you could use a little advice to get you through the next 40 weeks (and beyond)

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Participants in the 22nd annual Rockathon at Kennedy Donovan in New Bedford / Jim Phillips / TSM
Participants in the 22nd annual Rockathon at Kennedy Donovan in New Bedford / Jim Phillips / TSM

Rockathon Aids Programs At Kennedy Donovan Center

The 22nd annual Rockathon Friday at Kennedy Donovan Center in New Bedford brought together parents, students and staff members, all with the same purpose.

They were raising money for programs that assist children and adults facing physical and intellectual challenges

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