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Alexandre Silberman

Alexandre Silberman, 18, is a reporter and multimedia journalist. Outside of the BHS Register, his work has appeared in publications such as USA TODAY, the Huffington Post, the Burlington Free Press, the Addison County Independent and Kids VT Magazine. He is a former Al Neuharth Free Spirit Scholar, and runner up for National High School Journalist of the Year. Alexandre received the Journalism Education Association's Student Journalist Impact Award for his reporting on teacher contract negotiations. He currently serves as an Los Angeles Times HS Insider Youth Advisory Board Member. In April 2016, Alexandre travelled to Cuba to document the first American youth baseball exchange since the embargo. He enjoys hiking and reading in his spare time.

Union, School Board Reach Tentative Agreement

After over 10 hours of slow negotiations between the Burlington Education Association (BEA) and the school board, a tentative agreement has been reached. The deal...

VIDEO: BTV School Board Meeting (10/13/16)

Complete raw footage archived from the Register's Facebook Live broadcast.

Union Votes to Strike, Final Mediation Session Today

Burlington teachers might be on the picket lines tomorrow. The Burlington Education Association (BEA) voted to strike last Thursday if a tentative settlement is...

Board Member’s Facebook Page Prompts Calls to Resign

Burlington School Board Member David Kirk is drawing complaints and calls for his resignation after a series of Facebook posts surfaced that are racist...

‘It’s a Bad Idea:’ The Problems of the Auditorium Study Hall

75 teenage students. Two teachers. Poor lighting and internet. For Burlington High School Social Studies teacher Ron MacNeil, this chaos is an experience he...

GALLERY: Community speaks at board meeting

Photos: Alexandre Silberman/Register