Boston's school committee meetings are packed
School committee meetings in Boston sometimes run longer than six hours. The board has improved transparency over the years.
School committee meetings in Boston sometimes run longer than six hours. Once conducted behind closed doors and without keeping minutes, the board has evolved to incorporate greater transparency and public involvement. (The Boston Globe)
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