education reform

U.S. Federal Education Secretary Arne Duncan speaks to reporters following a town hall meeting on safety and education reform Friday at the Classical Magnet School in Hartford. (Photo by WTIC's Nicole Jacques.)

Education Secretary Addresses Newtown, Education Reform At Town Hall

United States Education Secretary Arne Duncan spoke to an auditorium of students at the Classical Magnet School in Hartford Friday.

05/24/2013

President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney. (Getty Images/Luke Sharrett and Joe Raedle)

CBS Local Presidential Forum Obama/Romney: Square Off Over Education and Energy

Today on the CBS Local forum, Romney and Obama were asked: What will you do to make the U.S. more energy independent?

10/12/2012

President Barack Obama and Gov. Mitt Romney. (Getty Images/Luke Sharrett and Joe Raedle)

CBS Local Presidential Forum Obama/Romney: Debating Cities and Education

When it comes to America’s future, the issue of education rises to the top for many which is why Obama and Romney were asked to weigh in on it as well.

10/11/2012

Statement of US Labor Secretary Arne Duncan

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan today issued the following statement on enactment of Connecticut’s education reform measure, S.B. 458. “I commend Connecticut for coming together to enact meaningful education reforms that will benefit students. […]

05/15/2012

Governor Dannel Malloy signs an education bill surrounded by school children. Education Committee Co-chair Andrew Fleischmann is behind the governor. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Conn. To Begin Rolling Out New Education Law

Connecticut’s education commissioner says work will begin immediately on some of the key provisions of a new, wide-ranging education overhaul bill.

05/15/2012

Statement From Students For Education Reform

Connecticut college students and members of Students For Education Reform (SFER) were thrilled with the General Assembly’s passage of meaningful education reform. The legislation creates an effective school turnaround plan, provides necessary funds for schools […]

05/10/2012

Statement From Students For Education Reform

Connecticut college students and members of Students For Education Reform (SFER) were thrilled with the General Assembly’s passage of meaningful education reform. The legislation creates an effective school turnaround plan, provides necessary funds for schools […]

05/10/2012

Statement From CBIA

  The state’s largest business organization today congratulated Governor Dannel Malloy and state legislators for the hard-fought passage of education reform legislation, calling it the signature bill of the 2012 General Assembly session. “Governor Malloy […]

05/10/2012

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Statements On Passage Of Education Reform

Individuals and groups interested in the education reform bill issued statements after final legislative passage. You can read their statements here.

05/09/2012

Statement From ConnCAN

In the wee hours of Tuesday morning, the State Senate approved the latest version of S.B. 24 (now known as Senate Bill 458). Tonight the House followed suit. Governor Malloy put the stake in the […]

05/09/2012

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