April 13, 2015
by Christine Stuart | April 13, 2015 1:49pm
Connecticut’s U.S. Senators and U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty said they will seek to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act so that existing professional development funding can be used to train teachers about social and emotional learning.
January 16, 2015
by Hugh McQuaid | January 16, 2015 1:53pm
December 26, 2014
by Terry Cowgill | December 26, 2014 6:30am
The Malloy administration offered a wonderful gift to Republicans and lazy columnists looking for something to write about just as the holidays knocked on our doorsteps. Rank-and-file taxpayers, on the other hand, might view it a little differently.
December 15, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 15, 2014 2:18pm
by Hugh McQuaid | December 15, 2014 11:48am
(Updated at 12:48 p.m.) Families of nine people killed at Sandy Hook Elementary School and one survivor are suing Bushmaster Firearms, the company that manufactured the weapon used in the incident, as well as the weapon’s distributor and seller.
Tags: Sandy Hook, Bushmaster, lawsuit, Koskoff, Koskoff, Bieder, dh
December 10, 2014
by Christine Stuart | December 10, 2014 6:30am
Everytown for Gun Safety and Moms Demand Action released a report Tuesday that shows there have been at least 95 school shootings, including fatal and nonfatal assaults, suicides, and unintentional shootings, since the massacre at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
November 21, 2014
Child Advocate Report: Yale’s Psych Recommendations for Lanza Weren’t Sent or Included in Ed Records
by Christine Stuart | November 21, 2014 5:46pm
Even though the parents of the gunman who took the lives of 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School allowed doctors from Yale to share information with the school system, not all of the information was transmitted, according to a new report Friday from the Office of the Child Advocate.
November 19, 2014
by Hugh McQuaid | November 19, 2014 2:28pm
November 14, 2014
by Camden Archambeau | November 14, 2014 3:16pm
EDITOR’S NOTE: Introducing Camden Archambeau, a 13-year-old student writer and thinker in Sarah Darer Littman’s essay class at the Writopia Lab.
In the wake of the shooting tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School, where 26 people were killed by Adam Lanza, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy formed a commission to review and reform policy regarding public safety, especially on school safety, gun violence, and mental health.
by Hugh McQuaid | November 14, 2014 2:49pm