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End Set For State Oversight Of New London Schools

The state Board of Education plans to end its oversight of New London schools next year.


Several people from Bridgeport held signs in the back of the room, as the state Board of Education considered hiring an attorney to investigate Hartford Charter School Jumoke Academy, and its parent organization. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

State Board Of Education Picks Investigator To Probe Jumoke, FUSE

The state Board of Education today began an investigation into Hartford’s Jumoke Academy, and the charter school’s parent organization.


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Mastery Testing Waived For Some Newtown Students

HARTFORD, Conn. — The State Board of Education Wednesday unanimously approved a resolution to waive Connecticut Mastery Test (CMT) assessment requirements for Newtown students in grades 3 through 8, contingent on the passage of legislation […]


Students at the Connecticut school where 20 first-graders and six educators were killed in December are returning to classes in a neighboring town. (DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Exemption Granted For Shorter Sandy Hook School Year

The state Board of education voted to allow Sandy Hook Elementary School students to have a shorter school year.