Superintendent's Digest

Archive: 2016–17

Academic Office 

Commissioner's Office

New eGrant system will reduce burden on LEAs - sign up for training (June 14, 2017)

State guidance for districts regarding transgender students (February 23, 2017)

Immigration guidance for superintendents (February 21, 2017)

Guidance for districts regarding refugee and immigrant students (January 30, 2017)

A series of webinars for superintendents and central office leaders on the transition to ESSA is underway. More information

Legal Office

Performance Office

Gifted and Talented Education: Survey of Identification and Service Practices (June 15, 2017)

Important updates and reminders about data collections and reporting (May 19, 2017)

2017 Next Generation Science Standards assessment pilot (March 21, 2017)

Annual administration of statewide summative assessments for spring 2017 (January 30, 2017)

Timeline of changes to statewide science assessments (December 13, 2016)

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

Important information on state summative student assessments in 2016-17 (July 8, 2016)

Student Supports Office

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)

Talent Office

2018 Connecticut Teacher of the Year program  (April 25, 2017)

PEAC recommendations regarding the appropriate use of state mastery test data in Connecticut's Educator Evaluation and Support System  (April 10, 2017)

Teacher Appreciation Week essay contest  (April 5, 2017)

Paraprofessional of the Year application (March 17, 2017)

2017-18 teacher shortage areas  (March 10, 2017)

New teacher and employer survey about teacher preparation quality  (February 27, 2017)

Bureau of Educator Standards and Certification update (October 12, 2016)

How to complete a statement of professional experience (October 6, 2016)

Turnaround Office

Annual Title IX coordinator survey (May 22, 2017)