2018–2019 MA Statewide Testing Schedule

                2018–2019 Statewide Testing Schedule and Administration Deadlines                    MCAS Tests, Retests, and Field Tests, MCAS Alternate Assessment, MCAS/EPP Mathematics Test, and ACCESS for ELLs   Date/Time November 2018 MCAS ELA and Mathematics Retests Paper-based administration Before Testing Complete the pre-administration Student Registration/Personal Needs Profile (SR/PNP) process[1] September 24–October 5 […]

2019健康食物芹菜籽 / Health Benefits of Celery Seeds


Asian-American Television & Film Festival Held in New York

NEW YORK, Jan. 11, 2019 — The 2018 Asian-American Television & Film Festival, organized by the Asian-American Television & Film Alliance, took place spectacularly this past October 25 and 26 in New York City, featuring high-profile events including the Asian-American Television & Film Alliance Forum and the lavish Golden Oak Award ceremony.

Emma Jones to Lecture at American Weston Academy on Jan. 11

Boston, Jan. 9, 2019, — After hosting great talks by three women writers Shuping Yao, May Lee and Beatrice Lee, American Weston Academy invites Emma Jones to give a talk titled “the character of God” on Jan. 11 at 6:30 PM. The address of American Weston Academy is 99 Westcliff Rd, Weston, MA 02493. American […]

US-China Pet Economy Blue Ocean Innovation (Harvard) Forum

Boston, Jan. 4, 2019, — the First US-China Pet Economy Blue Ocean Innovation (Harvard) Forum will be held on Jan. 20, 2019 at Harvard University. This page will be updated with late information about this upcoming forum, such as introduction of speakers and forum agenda.

Simon Ho and William Chin Received 2018 Bishop Cheverus Award

By Peter Chan, Boston Chinese Catholic Community Boston, Dec. 31, 2018, — Two familiar names were on the list of the 2018 Bishop Cheverus Award. Congratulations to Simon Ho, and we at St. James the Greater Church and Boston Chinese Catholic Community(BCCC) are very proud of him. Simon Ho(left) receives the award from Cardinal O’malley.

Heilongjiang Pavilion at Porter City to Be Launched on Jan. 6, 2019

By Victor Chen, bostonese.com Weifang, Shandong Province, China, Jan. 2, 2019, — Less than two months after the Shandong and Chongqing Pavilions were successfully launched, the Launching Ceremony of Heilongjiang Pavilion will be held on Jan. 6. Porter City has become center of economical growth of the greater Bohai Bay area, which is one of […]

Briefing on Secretary Pompeo’s Travel to Brazil and Colombia

Special Briefing State Department Official Via Teleconference December 28, 2018 MODERATOR: Thank you, and good morning, everyone. Thank you for joining us. Welcome to this background call to preview the Secretary’s travel to Brazil and Colombia from December 31 to January 2. As a reminder, today’s call is on background for attribution to a senior […]