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Connecticut Clergy To General Assembly: It’s Time To Fix Broken School Funding System

On Monday afternoon, a group pastors gathered on the steps of Grace Baptist Church in Norwalk, calling on Connecticut’s General Assembly to take immediate action to fix the state’s broken school funding system. “I implore each citizen of Connecticut to rise up,” said the Rev. Carl McCluster of Shiloh Baptist Church in Bridgeport. “Not against the fair… Continue reading Connecticut Clergy To General Assembly: It’s Time To Fix Broken School Funding System

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Bridgeport Public Schools Receive a ‘D’ on Their Report Card

The education advocacy group Connecticut Coalition for Achievement Now (ConnCan) released their annual school report cards on Thursday, giving Bridgeport Public Schools a ‘D’ for overall academic performance. Not exactly the news you want to hear the first day of school. It’s sad to say I’m not surprised by the results. Bridgeport’s selective magnet schools—Multicultural… Continue reading Bridgeport Public Schools Receive a ‘D’ on Their Report Card