New Walsh education position builds on compact

CommonWealth magazine – September 3, 2014

“Though [Mayor] Walsh has shown a clear break with the Menino administration in some areas… today’s announcement seems to build on an initiative Menino started. Three years ago, the city entered into a compact with the city’s charter and parochial schools, pledging to share best practices and even facilities. It was a clear declaration that the long simmering war between the district school system and charters was over.” [More.]