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October 2015

Impact of the Governor's Proposed FY 16 Rescissions on Early Care and Education

In order to reduce an anticipated budget shortfall for State Fiscal Year 2016 (FY 16) due to volatility in the stock market, on September 18, 2015 Governor Dannel Malloy announced rescissions

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Early Care, Education
March 2015

How Will Proposed Budget Cuts to Children Impact Your Town?

The Governor’s proposed budget makes painful cuts to essential investments that support the health, education, and economic well-being of Connecticut’s children and families.

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Education, Family Economic Security, Health
March 2015

Unequal Schools: Connecticut's Racial, Socioeconomic, and Geographic Disparities in Kindergarten Class Size and Teaching Experience

Low-income students and students of color are more likely to attend public schools with the largest kindergarten classes and least experienced teachers.

Issue Area:
Education
February 2015

Keeping Kids in Class: School Discipline in Connecticut, 2008-2013

Fewer students are being excluded from the classroom through suspensions, expulsions, and arrests in recent years, this report finds. 

Issue Areas:
Education, Juvenile Justice
September 2014

Connecticut's Invisible Opportunity Gap: Academic Challenges Facing Children and Youth in Foster Care

This report documents that Connecticut children in foster care lag their peers academically. 

Issue Areas:
Child Welfare, Education
August 2014

Providing Educational Opportunity for Every Child

Every child has an equal right to a free public education. This public education must prepare students both to participate in democratic institutions and to contribute productively to the economy and broader society.

Issue Area:
Education
August 2014

Child and Family Indicator Data by Town

This sheet summarizes data for each Connecticut town, highlighting indicators of child and family well-being and needs for support, including

Issue Areas:
Early Care, Education, Family Economic Security, Health
May 2014

Valuing Our Children: How the Final Fiscal Year 2015 Budget Revisions Impact Connecticut

The final state budget approved by state legislators will result in significant improvements in educational opportunities for Connecticut children from preschool through college.

Issue Areas:
Budget and Tax, Child Welfare, Early Care, Education, Health, Juvenile Justice
April 2014

Choice Watch: Diversity and Access in Connecticut's School Choice Programs

This analysis of enrollment in Connecticut’s school choice programs raises concerns about their relative compliance with established goals of racial and ethnic integration and equal access fo

Issue Area:
Education
January 2014

Raise the Grade: Improving Educational Opportunities for Children in State Care

For youth in the care or custody of the state, school attendance and achievement provide an opportunity to experience normalcy, when other facets of their lives are in disarray.

Issue Areas:
Child Welfare, Education