Greetings! The Connecticut State Board of Education has undertaken a months-long process of developing it's 2023-2028 Five-Year Plan. After several months of meetings and retreats, engagement with thousands of stakeholders through surveys and focus groups, input by Connecticut State Department of Education staff and leadership, the latest draft, which includes goals, action items and outcomes, has been developed. Please use the link below to access the latest draft of the plan. We welcome your review and comments using the fillable form . Draft Comprehensive Plan 2023-2028

Bullying and Harassment


For Complaints regarding Bullying, based on protected classes (such as race, sex, religion and sexual orientation)  and other acts of bias and discrimination, please contact: 

Amanda Pickett, MSW
CT State Department of Education
Office of Student Supports and Organizational Effectiveness
450 Columbus Boulevard
Hartford, CT 06103-1841
Telephone: (860) 713-6805

Dr. Adrian R. Wood
State Title IX Coordinator
CT State Department of Education
Turnaround Office
450 Columbus Boulevard, Suite 602
Hartford, CT 06103-1841
Telephone: (860) 713-6795
Also see: Title IX Website

Formal complaints based on protected classes should be directed to:

The Commission on Human Rights and Opportunities (CHRO)
450 Columbus Boulevard, Suite 2
Hartford, Connecticut 06103 
Telephone: 860-541-3400
Toll Free (CT): 1-800-477-5737
Web site:
Online Complaint Form

Boston Office
Office for Civil Rights

US Department of Education
8th Floor
5 Post Office Square
Boston, MA 02109-3921
Telephone: 617-289-0111
FAX: 617-289-0150; TDD: 877-521-2172
Filing complaints electronically: