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Fire The Teachers, The Cops And The Firefighters?

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 […]


Governor Dannel Malloy.  File photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer

Malloy Seeks Teacher Evaluation

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he hopes for “major steps” in the next legislative session on improving evaluation procedures for Connecticut’s public school teachers.


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ARC Teachers-To-Be Ready For Class

Almost 100 newly certified Connecticut teachers who wanted to enter the profession from other fields are ready to step in front of the classroom.


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Teachers Seek Workers’ Comp Over School Mold

Mold concerns at a Connecticut high school have prompted several teachers to file workers’ compensation claims, and one says she is considering a lawsuit.



Hearing On Bill Overhauling Teacher Evaluations In Connecticut

A plan to start overhauling the way Connecticut’s teachers are evaluated is drawing mixed reviews.


What Makes a Good Teacher? Controversy in Bristol

BRISTOL, Conn. (AP) _ A memo sent by the superintendent of schools in Bristol has rankled some teachers as well as some officials in the Connecticut State University system. Superintendent Philip Streifer urged school administrators […]