Families and Community

Most Popular Results

  • Discipline in Schools

    Guidance and resources for appropriate disciplinary practices in schools including resources regarding educational opportunities for students who have been expelled.

  • Chronic Absence

    Good attendance is essential to student achievement! Research shows that absences add up and that good attendance is essential to student achievement and graduation. Whereas, chronic absence and truancy can be lead to school drop-out, academic failure and juvenile delinquency. By removing barriers to attendance, districts, schools and community partners can improve attendance.

  • Interdistrict Magnet School Program

    Magnet schools are designed to attract students from diverse social, economic, ethnic, and racial backgrounds.

  • Open Choice Districts

    The Open Choice program allows urban students to attend public schools in nearby suburban towns.

  • School Governance Councils

    School Governance Councils provide a remarkable opportunity for Connecticut schools to engage with families and community members in the essential dialogue about student achievement and preparing all students for success.