News Items

July 11, 2018

4 JP Public Schools to Benefit from $450K in Arts Expansion Grants

The July 10, 2018 Jamaica Plain News article, “4 JP Public Schools to Benefit from $450K in Arts Expansion Grants", highlights the BPS Arts Expansion grant funding to four JP Public Schools. In total, over $450,000 in grants were provided to Boston Public Schools for arts instruction. From the article: The Hennigan K-8 School,...

June 30, 2018

Boston Education Leaders Optimistic About Walsh’s Interim School Superintendent Pick

The June 29, 2018 WBUR Edify article, “Boston Education Leaders Optimistic About Walsh's Interim School Superintendent Pick", shares thoughts from community leaders in education about the appointment of former EdVestors CEO, Laura Perille, to Interim Superintendent of Boston Public Schools. From the article: “I know Laura...

June 27, 2018

Letter to the EdVestors Community

To the EdVestors Community: Last night, Mayor Martin J. Walsh and School Committee Chairman Michael Loconto announced that EdVestors CEO Laura Perille is their preferred candidate to step in as interim superintendent for the Boston Public Schools. We at Edvestors are proud of all that Laura has accomplished by leading and...

May 10, 2018

Viewpoint: Bring business to the table on ed reform

The May 10, 2018 Boston Business Journal opinion piece by EdVestors President and CEO Laura Perille and EdVestors Board Chairman Wendell Knox,"Viewpoint: Bring business to the table on ed reform", discusses the 25 years of work since the Massachusetts Education Reform Act of 1993 and the room for more drive centered around business...

April 18, 2018

JP’s JFK STEM Innovation School’s Pilot Program Honored at Urban Education Showcase

The April 18, 2018 Jamaica Plain News article, "JP's JFK STEM Innovation School's Pilot Program Honored by Non-Profit EdVestors", shares about the John F. Kennedy STEM Innovation School's pilot program presented at EdVestors' 16th annual Showcase. From the article: The John F. Kennedy STEM Innovation School shared results of its...