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The SBAC Growth Model: A Fresh Angle on School Performance

A few months ago, we released this report on Hartford’s SBAC results for the 2015-16 school year, summarizing ...
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If All Politics Is Local, Our Superintendent Candidates Fill the Bill

HPS Acting Superintendent Leslie Torres-Rodriguez and Chief of Operations and Engagement José Colón-Rivas, plus Capitol Region Education Council ...
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How Do You Solve a $20 Million Problem?

The big ticket item in the Hartford schools’ budget is its 69 percent allocation to staff salaries.  Hartford ...
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Hartford's "Avoid & Protect" Culture is Harming Our Kids

Imagine: your child comes home crying and tells you he/she feels “sexually harassed, intimidated and ridiculed” by their ...
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Mayor’s Fifth Appointment a Good One

Mayor Luke Bronin this week quickly shifted from suddenly-withdrawn nominee Harold Sparrow to name his director of families, ...
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And Another Thing about Community Schools...

Why was last month’s Hartford Board of Education meeting not our finest moment as a city?  It is ...
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