Gov. Malloy meets with unions

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy warns of “dire consequences” for Connecticut if concession talks with state employees fail. The governor issued his warning during a meeting today with 175 union leaders in Hartford.  Malloy was responding to a question from CEA Executive Director John Yrchik who asked: “Governor, what happens if savings to the state do…

Our Sputnik Moment ….

The State of the Union address last week left little doubt that  President Obama sees the reauthorization of ESEA as fertile ground for “bipartisan cooperation”.  Few educators would dispute his spirited call for the involvement of parents and the community in their children’s education, nor would we disagree with the need to encourage our young…