Capital Prep Founder To Oversee Diddy's SchoolCapital Prep leader Steve Perry, who founded Capital Prep Magnet School in Hartford will oversee music mogul's new school in New York.
Educational SWAT TeamsThe two remaining candidates for the Democratic nomination for President met in Flint Michigan last night. One of the key topics was, as is increasingly the problem in urban school districts was the lack of progress made by students.
Union Seeks To Unlink Test Scores, Teacher EvaluationsThe state's largest teachers union is supporting legislation that would unlink teacher evaluations and student standardized-test results.
Officials Decide Ex-Principal Should Lose LicenseState education officials have voted to revoke the teaching license of a former Bridgeport principal who was caught on camera dragging kindergarten children down a hallway.
Connecticut Education Officials Curb Time Spent On TestingConnecticut education officials are curbing the amount of time third- to eighth-grade students spend on standardized tests.
Voters Cast Ballots In Hartford
Study: Kids Have Too Much HomeworkA new study finds primary school children are often assigned up to three times more homework than recommended by the National Education Association.
Call For Moratorium On Charter Schools Some Connecticut lawmakers want to stop state approval of additional charter schools.
Waterbury Education Board Recognizes Muslim HolidaysThe education board for the city of Waterbury has added two of the most important days on the Muslim calendar to its list of school holidays.
Interim Education Commissioner Selected
Departing CT Education Commissioner Headed For RIConnecticut's departing education commissioner has been chosen to be Rhode Island's first commerce secretary.
Black School Official Accused Of Making Racist CommentsA Connecticut educator who is black has been disciplined after using racial slurs against students, including calling them "brown kids."

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