From Linda Conner Lambeck, CT Post: The city school board may have pushed the pause button, but the School Building Committee, made up of city council members, city and school officials and a couple of school board members, gave a unanimous thumbs up on Thursday to site plans for a new Harding High School to […]
Entries Tagged as 'Linda Conner Lambeck'
February 21st, 2014 · 15 Comments · Development and Zoning, Education, News and Events
February 10th, 2014 · 7 Comments · Education, News and Events
CT Post scribe Linda Conner Lambeck profiles a proposal for a new charter school. Mastromonaco said she has always wanted to start a school for girls. A classroom teacher for 18 years, Mastromonaco also runs the Children’s Center for the Arts. Her background is in the arts, but she loves the sciences and math and […]
January 30th, 2014 · 4 Comments · Education, News and Events
CT Post reporter Linda Conner Lambeck chronicles progress at Dunbar School in the East End. By now, students all can shout their motto: “Come here every day ready to be respectful, responsible and ready to learn.”
January 26th, 2014 · 3 Comments · Education, News and Events
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 […]
January 16th, 2014 · 5 Comments · Education, News and Events
From Linda Conner Lambeck, CT Post: Hamden Schools Superintendent Frances Rabinowitz, 64, has been selected by the city school board to serve as interim superintendent in Bridgeport once Paul Vallas leaves the district.
Public Barks At Baraka, School Security Still With Police, Chief Gaudett Cautions Education Board Against School Security Change
January 14th, 2014 · 16 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Cops, Education, News and Events
It was a long and noisy night that went into Tuesday morning for the Board of Education led by new president Sauda Baraka who was prepared to return school security under the authority of the school board. The public blasted the agenda item saying security is working better under police authority. Hearing public outcry, Baraka and school […]
January 7th, 2014 · 22 Comments · Analysis and Comment, Education, News and Events
Even as Paul Vallas is preparing to walk out the door after more than two years as school chief, the nails-against-the-blackboard irritation continues. His latest issue with the Board of Education centers on a battle over extension of health insurance benefits. Vallas has received nearly $500,000 since he joined the district. He can’t cover his own benefits […]