Reform

Connecticut Commissioner of Education Stefan Pryor Must Stay!

This week, Senate Minority Leader John McKinney called for the resignation of Connecticut Commissioner of Education Stefan Pryor, claiming that educators “lost faith” in his implementation of the Common Core and new teacher evaluation system. I would like to know where Senator McKinney is getting his information. How can McKinney claim “widespread” dissent, when nearly… Continue reading Connecticut Commissioner of Education Stefan Pryor Must Stay!

Students

Malloy And Pryor Get Bashed For Listening To Teachers?

This is a new one. Governor Malloy and Commissioner of Education Stefan Pryor are being bashed for listening to teacher concerns. Really? Last Tuesday, Governor Malloy announced a one year roll back of the state’s new teacher evaluation system. The state Department of Education requested a waiver from the federal government in order to address… Continue reading Malloy And Pryor Get Bashed For Listening To Teachers?