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Margaret Metzger Fellowship Event

2019-10-10T11:42:29-05:00

On Friday, October 4th, over 200 people joined us for the 2019 Margaret Metzger Fellowship Event where our 6 Fellows read their essays to a packed house! While the essays were varied reflections on teaching and working with students; all were extremely touching. We are so lucky to have such thoughtful educators in Brookline Schools. Margaret Metzger Fellows for 2019 Mireille Blau, CCS, Social Studies Rebecca Hayden, BHS, English Paul Epstein, BHS, Social Worker Lauren Ockene, Pierce, EL 4th Grade [...]

Margaret Metzger Fellowship Event2019-10-10T11:42:29-05:00

BEF Gift to Brookline Schools

2019-10-02T13:26:56-05:00

Last year, the Brookline Education Foundation gave "A Gift of Music" to the Performing Arts Department of the Public Schools of Brookline, under the leadership of K-12 Curriculum Coordinator Kenny Kozol. This gift was funded through the 35th Anniversary Gala of 2016. After an application and evaluation process, the BEF funded this musical project, recognizing that the Performing Arts department is an important and valuable part of the curriculum and provides alternative opportunities for students to explore and develop creative talents. World-renowned composer and conductor Jim Papoulis was commissioned to create original songs with and for Brookline students, [...]

BEF Gift to Brookline Schools2019-10-02T13:26:56-05:00

Saker Author Lesa Cline-Ransome visits Brookline Schools

2019-10-29T11:55:41-05:00

On October 24th and 25th, children's book author, Lesa Cline-Ransome, visited four Brookline School Libraries. The author of award-winning Finding Langston, as well as Game Changers about Venus and Serena Williams, Satchell Paige, and Before She was Harriet gave presentations at Baker, Lincoln, Runkle, and Driscoll. She spoke about her early beginnings, what is involved in writing a children's book, and how she began writing for children, as well as reading from a few of her books. Several of the Brookline schools librarians had seen her speak [...]

Saker Author Lesa Cline-Ransome visits Brookline Schools2019-10-29T11:55:41-05:00

Run the Boston Marathon with Team Brookline

2019-09-23T10:44:25-05:00

Have you always wanted to run the Boston Marathon? Team Brookline is a great way to get an official bib number the historic Boston Marathon and raise money for a great cause all at the same time. Team Brookline is a group of local non-profit organizations that receive official bib numbers in order to help them fundraise.  The Brookline Education Foundation is lucky enough to be one of these five organizations. We are looking for 5 runners who believe in the BEF's mission and want to be part of a great team of people - many of them running their [...]

Run the Boston Marathon with Team Brookline2019-09-23T10:44:25-05:00