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  • June 22, 2015

    (S)BAC TO BASICS

    This year, Connecticut students took the Standard Balanced Assessment Consortium (SBAC), a newly implemented statewide test designed to determine how well our state’s students are performing ...

  • June 09, 2015

    Timeline: Legislative Session 2015

    The 2015 legislative session concluded last Wednesday when lawmakers passed a state budget that takes important steps toward educational equity for all students. In this tough fiscal environment, o...

  • June 04, 2015

    ConnCAN Provides In-Depth Analysis On General Assembly’s State Budget

    Hartford, Connecticut — On Wednesday, the Connecticut General Assembly passed its biennial budget in the House of Representatives and the State Senate. The Connecticut Coalition for Achieveme...

  • June 03, 2015

    Budget Compromise Shows Resolve and Commitment to Improving Public Education

    “Our state is making progress by ensuring every child has a great public school” - Jennifer Alexander, ConnCAN CEO New Haven, CT -- Today, the Connecticut General Assembly approved the...

  • June 03, 2015

    ConnCAN Offers Statement on CSDE Choice study

    “This quality study reinforces the fact that schools of choice are delivering results for students and should be an essential part of our efforts to improve education in Connecticut.” -...

  • June 03, 2015

    ConnCAN Offers Statement On The Passage Of House Bill 7021

    “Our state has proven its commitment to improve how we prepare teachers and support diverse classrooms” - Jennifer Alexander, CEO New Haven, CT - Today, Connecticut’s General Ass...

  • June 02, 2015

    ConnCAN Offers Statement on Senate Bill 1096

    “While this bill takes some steps forward, we must do more to ensure best practices that support Connecticut’s high-quality public charter schools.” - Jennifer Alexander, ConnCAN ...

  • June 01, 2015

    Are Our Graduates Really Ready For College?

    Across Connecticut, high school seniors are working hard to finish out the last few weeks of school. Soon, many students will be celebrating their graduation and spending their summer preparing for...

  • May 29, 2015

    ConnCAN Staff Thanks Their Favorite Teachers

    ConnCAN is celebrating Teacher Appreciation Month by recognizing teachers and the hard work they do in and out of the classroom. We know that great teachers come in all forms, but the impact of an ...

  • May 28, 2015

    Teacher of the Week

    In honor of Teacher Appreciation Month, ConnCAN is reaching out school districts across the state to highlight extraordinary teachers and the work they do every day. One teacher will be selected by...

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