Ex-headmaster returning to Boston Latin School amid turmoil - Fox News

BOSTON – A familiar face is returning to lead the Boston Latin School, which has been plagued by allegations of civil rights violations. Former Boston Latin headmaster and Boston Public School superintendent Michael Contompasis was named interim ...

Amid a host of missteps, it's time for Mayor Marty Walsh to reset his administration - The Boston Globe

He's got his dream job, and he works hard at it. Up early. Out late. But you have to wonder how much fun it is to be Marty Walsh these days. Around every other corner, it seems, the mayor of Boston sees trouble and turmoil. And, over the horizon, maybe ...

Boston Turns To Past For Interim Latin School Leadership - WBUR

On Tuesday, Boston Public Schools Superintendent Tommy Chang named Michael Contompasis interim headmaster of the exam school. Michael Contompasis (Courtesy of Boston Public Schools). Contompasis, 76, a 1957 graduate of Boston Latin, was its ...

Black leaders seek change with new BLS headmaster - Boston Herald

CHANGES: Mayor Martin J. Walsh speaks as Boston Public School Superintendent Tommy Chang looks on during a press conference yesterday to announce an interim headmaster for Boston Latin School. 0 comments. Black leaders say they are “cautiously ...

Gelzinis: Veteran ready for challenge - Boston Herald

Back in 1970, the job was a means to an end. Jerry Howland became a teacher so he could pay for law school. He was sent to John W. McCormack Middle School in Columbia Point in the days when firefighters used police escorts to enter the project.

Headmaster quits in race scandal at America's oldest public school after two black students make video exposing ... - Daily Mail

The headmaster at America's oldest public school has stepped down amid accusations she failed to act on racist abuse. Lynne Mooney Teta, along with Assistant Headmaster Malcolm Flynn, have now resigned from Boston Latin School in Massachusetts ...

Boston Latin activists rip #WeAreBLS movement - NewBostonPost (blog)

BOSTON — Student activists at Boston Latin School, the embattled prestigious exam school that's already seen two top administrators leave in response to allegations the institution is rife with racism, appear to be at odds with a new movement aimed at ...

New Interim Headmaster Named At Boston Latin School - WBUR

Boston Public Schools Superintendent Tommy Chang named Michael Contompasis interim headmaster at Boston Latin School Tuesday. It's a post he's held before — he served as the school's headmaster for 22 years from 1976 to 1998. He is also the former ...

Officials Name Interim Headmaster for Boston Latin School - NECN

Michael Contompasis, a former superintendent of Boston Public Schools and a headmaster of Boston Latin, will fill the role of interim headmaster as a search for a permanent headmaster begins.

Hallowed Boston school rocked by racial controversy - Fox News

The nation's oldest public school – and the alma mater of five signers of the Declaration of Independence – is embroiled in a racial controversy that may be its biggest test in nearly 400 years. ADVERTISEMENT. Boston Latin School, founded in 1635 and ...

Michael Contompasis named interim headmaster at Boston Latin School - Boston.com

Officials have brought a familiar face back to lead Boston Latin School for the foreseeable future. Boston Public Schools Superintendent Tommy Chang tapped former system superintendent Michael Contompasis to serve as interim headmaster as he ...

BPS Superintendent Chang Names Interim Boston Latin Headmaster - Boston magazine (blog)

Boston Public Schools Superintendent Tommy Chang has named Michael Contompasis, a former Boston Latin School headmaster and BPS superintendent, interim headmaster of the nation's oldest public school, after Lynne Mooney Teta resigned amidst ...

Michael Contompasis Named Interim Boston Latin School Headmaster - CBS Local

BOSTON (CBS) — Mayor Marty Walsh and Boston Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Tommy Chang named Michael Contompasis as the interim headmaster at Boston Latin High School, a week after the school's former headmaster resigned over allegations ...

Boston Latin interim leadership named amid racial harassment probe - WCVB Boston

A familiar face will step in to take charge at Boston Latin School while the formal search for a permanent replacement gets underway. Advertisement. Related Content. Policy violations found in 'bias-based' incidents at Boston Latin School. The ...

BPS Names Interim Boston Latin Head Master - Patch.com

After a tumultuous week, Boston Public School and city officials seek stability at the storied institution. By Alison Bauter (Patch Staff) - June 28, 2016 2:09 pm ET. BPS Names Interim Boston Latin Head Master. Boston, MA - Michael Contompasis will ...

Boston Latin turmoil also moment of opportunity - CommonWealth magazine

THE RESIGNATION OF Boston Latin School headmaster Lynne Mooney Teta last week punctuates a tragedy that we all must feel compelled to address. Teta appeared to have ignored pleas from black students who were suffering from racial harassment.

Chang taps former BLS headmaster as school's interim leader - The Boston Globe

Boston Superintendent Tommy Chang reached into the past Tuesday in an attempt to quell the controversy over alleged racial discrimination at Boston Latin School, tapping former longtime headmaster Michael Contompasis as interim leader for the next year.

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh needs to oversee culture change at Boston Latin - The Boston Globe

Boston Latin School is “the up escalator, the way for poor kids to make it.” To Larry DiCara, proud alum, and president of the class of 1967, that's what the oldest school in the nation — and the most competitive exam school in Boston — means to this ...

Who will be Boston Latin's interim headmaster? - The Boston Globe

Matthew J. Lee/Globe Staff/File 2007. Michael Contompasis, the former acting superintendent of Boston's schools, also served as Boston Latin's headmaster for 21 years. With Superintendent Tommy Chang expected to name an interim headmaster for Boston ...

Black leader: Mayor's Boston Latin spin game only hurting himself - Boston Herald

Mayor Martin J. Walsh insists his political adviser Michael Goldman is playing no role in how City Hall is handling the Boston Latin School crisis, even after Goldman told the Herald he's helped manage the fallout of media coverage of the issue over ...