BEAM Accomplishments

  • Involved in the struggle to desegregate students and staff in Boston Public Schools and to draft the Mass. Educational Reform Act;
  • Served on commissions, committees, task forces to develop local and state educational policy;
  • Provided college scholarships annually to students;
  • Organized annual conferences, forums, and workshops
  • Advocated strongly for fairness and equality for educators and students;
  • Led policy development and actions to close the achievement gap.


  • Professional Development
    • Annual Conference
    • Community Forums
    • Professional Workshops
  • Advocacy
    • Position Statements
    • Community Organizing
  • Student Support
    • College Scholarships
  • Networking
    • New Educator Reception
    • Social Events