Advocates Speak Up to Save Important Supports Provided by Community Schools

Community Schools bring together diverse services and resources to strengthen schools and improve outcomes for students. Community Schools in Connecticut have celebrated many important successes but these achievements are in jeopardy due to funding cuts in the governor’s proposed budget. CEA joined together with teachers, parents, and community engagement experts to speak out recently at…

CEA Tells Legislature Parental Engagement Key to Student Success

Parents are working longer hours today than in past decades, making it even more difficult to maintain a healthy balance between work and family activities. A balance between work and family creates more opportunities for parents to participate in their children’s educational experience, which improves student performance. That’s why CEA asked the legislature’s Committee on…