For many school districts around the state, this the third consecutive day of no class as a result of the weekend blizzard. Couple that with days lost last fall to Superstorm Sandy and local school […]
Three schools in Stafford have been placed in lockdown after a bullet was found on a school bus this morning. An official in superintendent Dr. Patricia Collin’s office says Stafford Elementary School, Stafford Middle School […]
The official announcement came Monday in Washington of a federal-state-local program t o lengthen the school day in some districts in five states starting next year, East Hartford, Meriden and New London are the Connecticut districts taking part in the program.
Today on the CBS Local forum, Romney and Obama were asked: What will you do to make the U.S. more energy independent?
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.
GREENWICH, Conn. (AP) _ School officials in wealthy Greenwich are reconsidering a new rule requiring families who rent to provide proof of residency with an affidavit. The Greenwich Time reports that families with children who […]
Connecticut is the seventh-best state for child well-being, according to a national study looking at health, education, community and economic factors.
Looking around our nation, it’s obvious that we need more heroines and heroes with Sally Ride’s brave and courageous character. Her inspiration and legacy must live on to create the heroines – and heroes – of the future.
Remember when Republicans praised first responders? Remember when Republicans where Leaving No Child Behind? There was a time, not so long ago, when the people who kept us safe and the people who educated our […]
Connecticut and seven other states have been granted waivers under the federal “No Child Left Behind” law.