How Connecticut Classrooms Are Celebrating Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is almost here, and students and teachers around Connecticut are sharing what they’re thankful for.   Miss Krodel's Class and Miss Schmitt's Class delivered the food we collected from our Project Kindness Food Drive to the Norwich Soup Kitchen today. We collected 200lbs of food. Way to go WEQ! #WeAreNorwich #Communitymatters #oldstompinggrounds #SJS pic.twitter.com/eUeKkPH3TE…

Find Out How You Can Help a Child This Holiday Season

Many families across the state are facing unexpected hardships, but you can make a difference this holiday season by sponsoring a child through the Holiday Bear Project. Watch the message below to find out why CEA Vice President and CEF President Tom Nicholas urges you to consider sponsoring a child. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-36J5oxk6yw?rel=0 Holiday Bear—a project of…

Orange Students Learn About the Importance of Giving Thanks to CEA Holiday Bear Project

Thanks to the generosity of Orange teachers and students and their families, children who might not have received any gifts this holiday season will now have a brighter holiday. Members of the student council at Race Brook School recently gathered gifts donated by the entire school community and helped CEA Vice President Jeff Leake load…

East Lyme Kindergartners Make the Holidays Brighter for Others

Thanks to the efforts of their teachers and parents, kindergarten students at Flanders Elementary School in East Lyme had the opportunity to find out how good it feels to give this holiday season. Through the Holiday Bear Project kindergarten teachers at Flanders organized their students to purchase gifts for thirteen needy children who attend another…