CT Post reporter Linda Conner Lambeck profiles incoming interim school chief Fran Rabinowitz:
“I will fight and advocate at the state level for sufficient funding,” said Rabinowitz, adding a meeting is already being planned between her, Pryor, Baraka and state budget chief Ben Barnes over they city’s failure to give the district what the state says it must under the minimum budget requirement.
In Hamden, a school district with 10 schools, Keegan said Rabinowitz helped the board deal with tight budgets by reducing redundant programs. Rabinowitz said she has been studying up on Bridgeport school finances by reading many of the budgets now posted online.
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