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Monthly Archive for June, 2009

: June, 2009

VIDEO: Amid criticism over search process, Board of Ed approves Rossi as principal of DHS

cross post from HatCityBLOG Members of the Board of Education discuss the appointment of Dr. Robert Rossi as Principal of Danbury High SchoolJune 24 Board of Education meeting. Photo by ctblogger I
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Group claims Danbury high school graduation rate are overstated

Cross post from HatCityBLOG As we come to the end of the school year, today, The Connecticut Coalition for Achievement Now (ConnCAN) released its third annual comparison of official high school
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Danbury’s 3,000 dollar question

Picture of Desert Edge High School, Goodyear, Ariz. Since my initial post on the outrage stemming from the Danbury school board’s site visit to Arizona, my email has been flooded with questions
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Danbury Board of Ed chairwoman, school superintendent respond to accusations

cross post from HatCityBLOG It’s been over a week since the News-Times’ Dirk Perrefort published this astonishing quote from Mayor Boughton in which he states that individuals were “discouraged” from
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Danbury Board of Ed restricts free speech?

cross post from HatCityBLOG In advance of tonight’s Board of Education meeting in Danbury I decided to take a look at the agenda and noticed this small blurb. The Board welcomes Public Participation
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One on one with Senator Chris Dodd

Last week, I attended the CT Dems annual Jefferson-Jackson Bailey fundraiser. After the event, I had a chance to speak with Senator Chris Dodd. In the video clip, I asked for his thoughts on the
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News-Times gives Mayor Boughton a free school pass

cross post from HatCityBLOG In Danbury, I know the whole board of education trip to Arizona fiasco has people worked up a bit BUT, this astonishing piece of reporting from The News-Times’ Dirk