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Public Education
It took approximately 20 minutes for kids to revolt when school put tampon dispenser in boys’ bathroom

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – It only took roughly 20 minutes for a tampon dispenser in the boy’s restroom at Brookfield High School in Connecticut to be torn down, according… Read More

February 2, 2024
Public Education
Connecticut school district faces backlash after removing Columbus Day and Veterans Day from calendar

(Daily Caller News Foundation) – A Connecticut school district is receiving backlash after stripping both Columbus Day and Veterans Day from the school’s calendar following a vote from the Board of… Read More

January 31, 2024
Courts
Group seeks to overturn Connecticut religious exemption ban for school vaccines

(The Center Square) – Critics of a Connecticut law banning religious exemptions from school vaccination requirements have lost several rounds in federal court but are planning to ask the U.S. Read More

October 26, 2023
Public Education
Report reveals meager results for $24.7 million Connecticut program to address chronic absenteeism in schools

A new report on the nearly $25 million initiative to combat chronic student absenteeism in Connecticut reveals only modest gains. Despite the mixed results, Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont and Education… Read More

October 25, 2023
Courts
Appeals court upholds Connecticut ban on religious exemptions

(The Center Square) – A federal appeals court has upheld a 2021 Connecticut law banning religious exemptions for immunization requirements for schools, colleges and early education, but critics of the restrictions… Read More

August 8, 2023
Culture
Connecticut parents furious elementary school showed Pride video to students without consent

Connecticut parents are speaking out after a school showed a pro-LGBT video to their elementary children without parental knowledge or consent. The video, entitled “Pride to… Read More

June 20, 2023
Christian Schools, Culture
Connecticut church running a Christian school sues state over vaccine mandates for students

A church in Connecticut is suing the state over a vaccine mandate that might force the closure of its school. In 2021, Connecticut did away with religious exemptions… Read More

March 16, 2023
Courts, Public Education
Former Connecticut teacher faces fourth lawsuit alleging sexual abuse ‘for over a quarter of a century’

A lawsuit filed this week against a former Connecticut teacher alleges sexual abuse occurred after his transfer from another school where similar accusations were made. Robert Martinez, along… Read More

January 3, 2023
Public Education
Schools are open, but students are still missing class as chronic absenteeism soars

(Daily Caller) – Though schools are open and are no longer relying on remote learning, many students are still chronically absent from class, according to The Wall Street Journal. In… Read More

December 29, 2022
Culture, Public Education
Connecticut School District Approves Transgender Book For Second Graders Amid Backlash From Parents

(Daily Caller) – A Connecticut school district approved a book about a young boy who wants to become transgender for second graders, despite backlash from parents. The Darien Public School… Read More

December 2, 2022
Culture, Public Education
Furor over English worksheet in Connecticut public school; ‘This is Critical Race Theory’

Frustrations over a racially-charged worksheet advocating woke concepts such as anti-racism and “white privilege” spilled into a Connecticut school board meeting on Thursday night.  The three-page worksheet was given… Read More

September 13, 2022