special education

Mayor: ‘Too Soon to Tell’ on New Bedford Schools Budget
Earlier this week, New Bedford Schools Superintendent Dr. Pia Durkin outlined her initial budget proposal, asking for nearly $147 million, including over $7 million more in enhancements. In his weekly appearance on WBSM, Mayor Jon Mitchell said it's too soon to tell if the City will be able to …
[THOMAS] Coehlo Wants Action on State Education Mandates
The New Bedford City Council listened to Schools Superintendent Dr. Pia Durkin deliver her annual presentation and proposed budget for the system. The $130 M budget is 3.5% higher than last year, and the state has also warned municipalities to expect less state funding for schools...
Fall River Special Ed Teacher Arrested for Child Porn
A special education teacher in Fall River has been arrested for possession of child pornography.
ABC6 and others are reporting that 54-year-old Henry Tedeschi, a special education teacher at Morton Middle School in Fall River, will be arraigned this afternoon after Rhode Island State Police found the…