There Must Be Consequences for Assault – Tell the Judiciary Committee to Support SB 1163

A high school student slammed the classroom door on Ann Carone’s arm. The Bridgeport teacher suffered tendon and muscle sprains that required physical therapy and caused her pain for several months. The student responsible did not spend any time in detention or suspension. “It is my biggest fear that this student has been sent a…

Above and Beyond

The holiday season is upon us and this year historic numbers of Americans have fallen upon hard times. Many teachers and their organizations commit incredible acts of kindness which often happen behind the scenes and yet have untold impact on the lives of children and other members of the community. Recently the New Haven Register…

East Hartford’s Newest Teachers Back to School

Most students in Connecticut start their school year next week, however most teachers have already gone back to school — preparing their classrooms and engaging in professional development training. Yesterday East Hartford’s newest teachers had their first day on the job.  Amidst a busy day of training and orientation, the East Hartford Education Association (EHEA)…