Contact Us
students

students

devinhull1990,flickr
devinhull1990,flickr

Let’s Hope MLK Day is Celebrated in Minnesotta

In case you forgot, back in 2011, Red Wing High School in Minnesotta, actually allowed something called WIGGER DAY

Read More|Comment

WISTV
WISTV

South Carolina Teacher Arrested After Having Sex With Two Underage Students

Kinsley Wentzky was just a English teacher to most, but the married teacher was keeping some secrets that have landed her in trouble.

Read More|Comment

Category: News Tags: , ,
TSM
TSM

Carney Acadamy Hosts “Reading Is Fundamental” Program

Dozens of volunteer readers visited classrooms Tuesday at Carney Acadamy in New Bedford, as part of the "Reading Is Fundamental" program. 

Read More|Comment

MSNBC
MSNBC

Is Florida Student Goal Plan Based On Race? [POLL]

Is the new normal for educating our children going to be based on expecting a little more from the THAT group and a little less from THAT group?

Read More|Comment

Category: Commentary Tags: , , , ,
Mayor's Office
Mayor's Office

New Bedford High School Implements Hi-Tech Upgrades

New Bedford High School students and teachers have stepped into the 21st century.

Twenty classrooms at the high school have been outfitted with interactive Promethean white boards, along with laptop computers, and other interactive technologies

Read More|Comment

SAT
Justin Sullivan, Getty Images

SAT Scores Plummet As More Students Take the ACT

The average national scores on two out of the three sections of the SAT exam, which is the standardized test students take in order to get into college, trended down for the class of 2012.

That could have to do with the fact more students in the class of '12 took the rival ACT exam than the SAT this year, the first time that has ever happened.

Read More|Comment

Category: National Buzz Tags: , , , , ,
Classroom with Computers
wvulibraries, flickr

Fairhaven Has Improved MCAS Test Scores

Southcoast school districts performed well on the recent MCAS exams. One of the districts that showed overall gains in their math and english scores was the Fairhaven School District.

Read More|Comment

Category: Audio, Local News Tags: , , ,
Students
Barcelona GSE, flickr

A Mixed Bag of Results From Local MCAS Tests

Most school districts across the Southcoast saw increases in student proficiency on the 2012  MCAS state test in math, while performance on the english test was more of a mixed bag.

Read More|Comment

Deval Patrick
Getty Images

Opportunities For Suspended Or Expelled Students

A new state law regarding expelled students is drawing reaction from local education officials.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wbsm.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on WBSM - New Bedford's Local Source For News, Talk, and Sports! quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Register on WBSM - New Bedford's Local Source For News, Talk, and Sports! quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!