Special Education Supported

May 19, 2016

The increasing cost of special education has placed a strain on many school budgets, especially Bridgeport’s. We are confident that a regional special education school can improve education outcomes for many students.

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Legislation To Make Schools Safer

May 2, 2016

The House passes a bill to require disclosure about employees with sketchy backgrounds.

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House Passes Bill Making Schools Safer

April 30, 2016

Rep. William Tong leads the House in passing legislation championed by his Stamford colleagues that requires boards of education to share with other boards findings of abuse or sexual misconduct by teachers. The legislation also increases the penalties for making a threat to a preschool, K-12 school or an institution of higher education.

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Waterbury Teacher: 'National Teacher of the Year'

April 29, 2016

A Waterbury teacher, who as a teenage mother considered dropping out of school, is named the 2016 National Teacher of the Year.

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