SDE: Press Releases 2016

Press Releases 2016

12/21/16 Gov. Malloy: Pilot Program Raises Awareness of Youth Homelessness and Provides Guidance on Available Resources 
12/19/16 Gov. Malloy and Commissioner Wentzell Host U.S. Education Secretary King for Roundtable Discussion at New Haven's Wilbur Cross High School
12/19/16 Gov. Molloy, U.S. Secretary of Education John King, and Education Commissioner Wentzell Attend Educator Equity Lab
12/08/16 State Department of Education Announces Significant Student Growth in Reading and Math [pdf]
12/05/16 Education Commissioner Celebrates Computer Science Education Week and Hour of Code [pdf]
12/01/16 Governor Malloy and Commissioner Wentzell Applaud College Board Decision to Increase Equity by Expanding Testing Accommodations [pdf]
11/30/16 Regional School Choice Fair Saturday, December 3, 2016 [pdf]
11/17/16 State Department of Education Seeks Public Input on Priorities that Will Drive Equity and Excellence Goals [pdf]
11/03/16 State Department of Education Announces Decrease in Chronic Absenteeism Rate [pdf]
11/02/16 Regional School Choice Fair Saturday, November 5th [pdf]
11/01/16 Gov. Malloy Announces North Branford Teacher Named Connecticut 2017 Teacher of the Year
10/27/16 Connecticut Performance on National Science Assessment Remains Steady; Progress Made Toward Closing Achievement Gap with Hispanic Students [pdf]
10/24/16 Commissioner Wentzell Convenes First Roundtable for Family and Community Engagement in Education [pdf]
10/20/16 Gov. Malloy Says New State Law Will Bolster Efforts to Increase Diversity and Maintain the High Quality Expertise Among Connecticut's Teachers
10/19/16 Connecticut First-Grade Teacher Manny Zaldivar Surprised with $25,000 Milken Educator Award [pdf]
10/11/16 Montville School District's Peggy Kelley Named Connecticut's 2017 Anne Marie Murphy Paraeducator of the Year [PDF]
10/06/16 Education Commissioner Releases Math Council Report and Recommendations for Strengthening Math Instruction [PDF]
10/04/16 State awards over $6.7 million in grants to Alliance Districts [PDF]
09/30/16 Education Commissioner Launches ‘Equity and Excellence’ Tour with Roundtable Discussion on Chronic Absenteeism in New Britain [PDF]
09/28/16 Gov. Malloy and Commissioner Wentzell Commend Three Connecticut Schools Awarded Prestigious National Blue Ribbon Distinction [PDF]
09/27/16 Students Post Gains on Advanced Placement (AP) Exams [pdf]
09/09/16 Connecticut Teachers Receive Presidential Award for Excellence in STEM Education [PDF]
09/06/16 Preliminary science scores up in grade 5 and 10 [PDF]
08/24/16 CSDE counts down to start of school with celebration of teachers [PDF]
08/22/16 The Commissioner's Annual Back-to-school Meeting for Superintendents, Keynote Address by Education Commissioner Dr. Dianna R. Wentzell [PDF]
08/15/16 Gov. Malloy: Summer Meals Program Hits All-Time High of 700 Sites Across Connecticut
07/06/16 State Board of Education Approves Five-Year Comprehensive Plan Aimed at Ensuring Equity and Excellence Education [PDF]
06/07/16 Secretary of the State Merrill and Commissioner Wentzell Launch Red, White, and Blue Civic Engagement Initiative [PDF]
05/23/16 Gov. Malloy: Graduation Rates Reach Record High
05/13/16 Commissioner Wentzell Statement on Federal Guidance Regarding the Rights of Transgender Students in Schools [PDF]
05/06/16 State Board of Education Votes to Add Clinton Avenue School in New Haven to the Commissioner's Network [PDF]
05/03/16 Governor Malloy, Lt. Governor Wyman and Education Commissioner Wentzell Issue Statements in Recognition of Teacher Appreciation Day [PDF]
04/28/16 Connecticut Social Studies Teacher Jahana Hayes Named 2016 National Teacher of the Year [PDF]
04/27/16 Department of Education joins Facebook, Twitter [PDF]
04/22/16 Gov.Malloy Applauds Connecticut Schools for Receiving Green Ribbon Honors from U.S. Department of Education
04/18/16 Department of Education launches new interactive data portal [PDF]
03/10/16 Officials mark 50th anniversary of School Breakfast Program [PDF]
03/02/16 Connecticut launches next generation accountability system designed to provide more holistic picture of school performance [PDF]
03/01/16 Gov. Malloy: SAT exam to be used in place of the 11th-grade test for the first time Wednesday
02/25/16 Gov. Malloy and Education Commissioner Wentzell announce new step to reduce state testing
02/24/16 2016-17 RSCO Lottery On-Time Application Deadline Monday, February 29, 2016 [PDF]
01/29/16 State Bond Commission Approves $10.9 Million in Technology Grants for Schools Across Connecticut [PDF]
01/26/16 State Department of Education seeking applications for summer meal sponsors [PDF]
01/12/16 Connecticut teacher named finalist for 2016 national teacher of the year [PDF]

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