Superintendent's Digest


Student Supports Office


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Child Exploitation and Human Trafficking Professional Learning Event (February 24, 2020)

Application for State Adult Education Funds for 2020-21: Funding and Application Procedures (January 30, 2020)

Superintendent Memo on Hiring and Professional Standards for School Nutrition Program Directors (October 22, 2019)

Dangers of E-cigarettes and Changes of the Connecticut Tobacco Statutes (October 11, 2019)

Identification of Designated Agents for the Certificate of Age Form ED-301 (Working Papers) for the 2019-20 School Year (October 1, 2019)

Applying sunscreen in schools by students (August 6,2019)

Family engagement high-impact practice — sharing data with families (July 8, 2019)

Family engagement high-impact practice — transition to kindergarten and early grades (May 6, 2019)

Family engagement high-impact practice — linking to student learning (March 21, 2019)

2019-20 Concussion Head Injury Annual Review for Coaches (February 27, 2019)

Position statement on reducing disporportionality in suspensions and expulsions (exclusionary discipline) (February 21, 2019)

Family engagement high-impact practice - parent teacher home visits (January 24, 2019)

Application for State Adult Education Funds for 2019-20: Funding and application procedures (January 3, 2019)

Student Use of Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems (ENDS) (January 3, 2019)

Family Engagement Definition and Framework (December 13, 2018)

Addressing Life-Threatening Allergies in Schools (December 12, 2018)

Request for proposals (RFP) – 2019-20 Interdistrict Cooperative Grant Program (October 3, 2018)

Sexual assault and abuse prevention and awareness guidance (October 2, 2018)

Substance abuse prevention and overdose awareness (September 25, 2018)

Alternative Educational Opportunities for Students Who Have Been Expelled: Best Practice Guidelines for Program Implementation (August 31, 2018)

Supporting the Educational Needs of Students Who Have Been Displaced (August 14, 2018)

Identification of designated agents for the certificate of age form ED-201 (Working Papers) for the 2018-19 school year (August 13, 2018)

Open Choice Special Education Costs and Medicaid (June 6, 2018)

Improving Attendance by Addressing School Health Assessments and Immunizations (June 6, 2018)

Hurricane and Disaster Relief Funding (May 4, 2018)

Application for state adult education funds for 2018-19: funding and application procedures (March 20, 2018)

Identification of designated agents for the Certificate of Age Form ED-301 (Working Papers) (March 6, 2018)

Federal funding for LEAs with displaced students (March 5, 2018)

Youth Service Bureau referral for truancy and defiance of school rules (February 22, 2018)

Standards for Educational Opportunities for Students Who Have Been Expelled (February 21, 2018)

Displaced children from Hurricanes Harvey and Irma  (September 19, 2017)

Guidance for Connecticut School Districts: Enrollment Process and Practice Memo (August 22, 2017): 

Suspensions and expulsions of students in preschool and kindergarten to Grade 2  (June 15, 2017)

Guidance regarding independent education evaluations (IEEs)  (May 3, 2017)

Reducing Chronic Absence in Connecticut's Schools: A Prevention and Intervention Guide for Schools and Districts  (April 19, 2017)

Administrative reviews of school nutrition programs  (March 27, 2017)

Application for 2017-18 state adult education funds (February 14, 2017)

Guidelines for Alternative Education Settings (October 28, 2016)

Coaches' concussion and head injury annual review (October 13, 2016)

ED 236 - Immigrant students and youth program survey (October 12, 2016)