by Staff | Apr 18, 2014 12:58 pm | Comments (1)
With a regional victory under its belt, the Career High School robotics team is headed to St. Louis to compete for the world championship.
by Staff | Apr 18, 2014 12:05 pm
A reunion’s coming up, as a beloved stalwart of the old Winchester School (now Wexler/Grant) returns to town.
by Staff | Apr 17, 2014 12:16 pm | Comments (3)
Xiao Wang sent in the following write-up about the success of local students at the Marshall-Brennan National Moot Court Competition.
by Lucy Gellman | Apr 17, 2014 12:14 pm
Mark Ifill-Hanley started at a page reading NEW FINDINGS SUGGEST ‘GOSPEL OF JESUS’S WIFE’ ISN’T A FORGERY.
“Look at this headline,” Antwon Hawkins said to him. “It almost urges us to read it.”
by Melissa Bailey | Apr 16, 2014 3:15 pm | Comments (10)
This is how New Haven is educating a high school freshman who got expelled: It sent her to class for two hours, then sent her home with a one-page worksheet and word-search puzzle in which students circle vocabulary words in a grid of letters.
by Thomas MacMillan | Apr 16, 2014 12:34 pm | Comments (10)
In a budget season in which school spending has taken center stage, Alder Michael Stratton is floating a new proposal to examine the Board of Ed budget more deeply.
by Melissa Bailey | Apr 16, 2014 8:25 am | Comments (9)
Track runners and football players will have to wait until August 2015 to return to a renovated Bowen Field, as the city pursues a $4 million plan to haul away polluted debris to Ohio.
by Allan Appel | Apr 15, 2014 3:17 pm | Comments (1)
Learning how baking soda and vinegar combine to make carbon dioxide gas to blow up a balloon was a hit with Sultanya Hamid. So was the kick ball.
The cheese pizza wasn’t bad either.
by Melissa Bailey | Apr 15, 2014 2:41 pm | Comments (2)
Angela Brunson got over three months’ notice that she’ll be promoted to assistant principal in August—a move the superintendent said signals a new effort to end last-minute shuffles in schools.
by Thomas MacMillan | Apr 15, 2014 8:09 am | Comments (7)
U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy boarded the Q bus at Chapel Street and immediately encountered the “trifecta” of constituent challenges — employment, education, and housing.