Connecticut is looking to attract more diverse teachers.
Thousands of dollars in federal funding could help young parents who are trying to get their degree at Gateway Community College.
New Commissioner of State Department of Education nominated by Gov. Lamont after rescinding nomination of first candidate
Stan Simpson, spokesman for Dr. Thompson has provided News 8 with a statement on the matter.
A spokeswoman for the Department of Education confirmed on Monday that the department is no longer investigating civil rights complaints from transgender students banned from using bathrooms conforming with their gender identity.
Federal education officials are investigating complaints by men’s rights activists who claim university programs and groups for women amount to discrimination against men.
Senator Chris Murphy is urging the U.S. Department of Education to stop allowing school districts to use federal funds to arm teachers.
Yale is among eight schools under investigation by the US Department of Education as it looks into a college admissions cheating scheme.
Governor Malloy and officials from the Connecticut Department of Education announced Friday that public school student scores continue to improve on Advanced Placement (AP) exams.
Connecticut lawmakers moved closer on Monday toward requiring the state’s school districts to teach students about the Holocaust and other genocides, voicing concern about an uptick an anti-Semitic acts and an apparent lack of knowledge among many young people about such atrocities.
A local push against the education department’s plan to use federal dollars to arm teachers it taking place on Monday.