East Hartford Schools To Provide Better Language ServicesThe U.S. Department of Education has found that East Hartford public schools violated civil rights law by failing to provide adequate language services to parents and guardians with limited English proficiency.
Connecticut Officials Seek Dismissal Of School Choice SuitConnecticut officials are asking a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit challenging the state's restrictions on magnet schools, charter schools and school choice programs.
Quitting School: Turnover Rises For Urban SuperintendentsAs the architect of school reform in New Haven, Superintendent Garth Harries appeared to be making progress. Test scores were up, dropout rates were down, and a new teacher evaluation system became a national model.
Report Makes Recommendations For Math Education ImprovementStandarized testing shows Connecticut students in the middle of the pack in math compared to students in other states
Charter School Advocates Call For Fair FundingAdvocates of charter schools in Connecticut gathered at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford Wednesday to call for fair funding.
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.