Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 09/18/2013 - 12:17pm
The $27.8 million construction project began this summer after a series of delays over the past three years. The work is expected to last about 20 months.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Wed, 09/18/2013 - 12:13pm
In a first for Hartford public schools, that remedy means placing artificial turf atop a three-story school addition that will be constructed in the next two years. A 12-foot-high fence will surround the field, which will not be visible from Asylum Avenue, Salafia said.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 3:00pm
Progressives and unions say a primary in Connecticut last week shows momentum is turning against the corporate-backed charter-school movement.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 2:56pm
When it comes to education policy, California and the Obama administration have gotten along about as well as the Clantons and the Earp brothers. They've clashed over teacher evaluations, Race to the Top grants, you name it. Now, the switch to the new Common Core curriculum could prove to be their O.K. Corral.
Submitted by Alison DeNisco on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 2:53pm
Kids across America have just headed back to school. Unfortunately, many of them may be greeted by worn-out desks and broken chairs. More than three-quarters of U.S. schools are in need of repairs.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 12:45pm
The issue also examines how after the tragic Sikh temple shooting in Wisconsin, an unlikely partnership has formed between one of the victims' sons and a former skinhead. "The Sikh and the Skinhead" examines how the two joined forces to educate students and fight hate in the classroom.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 12:43pm
Monday marked yet another milestone for Exceptional Minds’ first graduating class of 2014, a small group of young, twenty-something adults with autism who are beating the odds.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 12:41pm
In Mismatches in Race to the Top Limit Educational Improvement: Lack of Time, Resources, and Tools to Address Opportunity Gaps Puts Lofty State Goals Out of Reach, Weiss takes a comprehensive look at the Obama administration’s signature education initiative, and finds a few notable successes but many more shortcomings.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 12:39pm
The app provides multi-sensory learning for remedial students in grades 6 and above, helping them develop their foundational reading skills through an age-appropriate interface with a range of content that keeps older students engaged.
Submitted by Lauren Williams on Tue, 09/17/2013 - 12:37pm
The Access 3 system is available for mortise, rim, component and Large Format Interchangeable Core (LFIC) cylinders to provide a comprehensive choice of locking options for any facility.