Boston High School Forced To Use Party Bus With Stripper Poles For Field Trip

After the original, more traditional school bus fell through, teachers at the Brooke Charter School were forced to improvise.

9/22/2021 6:36:00 PM

After the original, more traditional school bus fell through, teachers at the Brooke Charter School were forced to improvise.

After the original, more traditional school bus fell through, teachers at the Brooke Charter School were forced to improvise.

REUTERS/Seth WenigBOSTON (AP) — A group of high school students in Massachusetts had to ride on a party bus complete with a stripper pole and neon lights during a recent field trip — an experience their teacher said highlights problems with the education system.

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Jim Mayers, an 11th grade Advanced Placement language and composition teacher at the Brooke Charter School in Boston, said in the since-deleted tweet that the original charter bus had fallen through,Masslive.com reported Monday.“It is a funny story, but there actually is a real bus shortage and it speaks to major flaws in our education system,” he said, adding that the field trip was a success.

He is now using the attention he’s getting because of the original tweet to urge people to better understand educational inequities and other problems facing the nation’s schools. Read more: HuffPost Parents »

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