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Paraprofessionals unrewarded for work

Paraprofessionals unrewarded for work

Oliver Fox, Opinions Editor

December 3, 2019

According to the official town contract between the Brookline Educators Union (BEU) and the School Committee, a new, full-time paraprofessional is paid $18.64 an hour. According to a tool developed by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the living wage in Norfolk county for a single parent is...

Kathleen Bernier

Kathleen Bernier

Josh Fleishman, Staff Writer

October 4, 2016

Originally from Maine, Kathleen Bernier works in Rise, a special education program for students on the autism spectrum.  She has previously taught students, but has never been in a real teaching position before.  She enjoys “nerdy stuff” and working out with her friends.  What do you like ...

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Kathleen Bernier