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We work to make sure all students get a quality education and families get support from the City of Boston.

Committee chair: Councilor Jackson

Vice chair: Councilor Essaibi George

Members: Councilor FlahertyCouncilor McCarthy, and Councilor O'Malley

Our policy work focuses on special education, bilingual, and technical education. We also build ties between the state, City, private companies, and colleges and universities. The goal is to give Boston students the education and skills to succeed in life.

We oversee the Boston School Department and all the City’s education programs.

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City Council
1 City Hall Square
Room 550
Boston, MA 02201-2043
United States
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Need to Know

The City Council is made up of 15 standing committees. We also create special committees to address certain needs in Boston.