Colleges Lavishing More Financial Aid On Wealthy StudentsSpencer Mulligan knew his family could pay for his college education, even without loans or grants. So when the University of Connecticut offered a merit award of $20,000 over four years, he saw it as a bonus.
School Exit Exams Urged in Connecticut, Despite US TrendIn ordering Connecticut to overhaul its education system, a state judge suggests making exit exams a requirement for students to graduate from high school.
Judge Orders State School Funding Plan, New High School Graduation Standards"Connecticut is defaulting on its constitutional duty to provide adequate public school opportunities, because it has no rational, substantial, and verifiable plan to distribute money for education aid and school construction."
Closing Arguments In Education Funding CasePlaintiffs accuse the state of failing to provide enough municipal aid for education
Fleury To Take Over As Chairman of Board of RegentsThe Board of Regents for Higher Education in Connecticut has a new chairman.
SCSU Announces Presidential FinalistsThe search for a new president of Southern Connecticut State University is down to three finalists.
Future Of Hartford School UncertainWhat will happen to Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School in Hartford's North End? That's what parents, students and teachers are demanding to know from the city and school board.
Hartford Schools Chief Says Investment Leaves Some BehindThe Hartford superintendent says some city schools are being left behind by investment in schools involved in a landmark desegregation effort.
DATTCO School Bus Drivers In Hartford Stage One-Day StrkeDATTCO School bus drivers in Hartford plan to walk off the job for one day on Tuesday after rejecting a tentative contract agreement with the bus company.
Program Offers College Scholarships To Immigrant StudentsEastern Connecticut State University is joining with a national scholarship program to increase college opportunities for immigrant students living in the United States without permanent legal status.
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.