Connecticut State Department of Education

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State watchdog launches investigation into vo-tech contracts

The watchdog board that oversees state contracts will investigate whether Connecticut’s vocational-technical school system improperly spent millions of dollars over the past three years on marketing and consulting contracts with two Rocky Hill-based firms. Continue Reading →

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Op-Ed: When we suspend them, we fail our youngest students

Several bills before the legislature would ban out-of-school suspension for children younger than 8. These proposals recognize that young children with problem behavior are often in need of help, that being excluded from school sets them up for academic failure, and that a culture of exclusionary discipline harms every child in a school. Continue Reading →

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