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Too often we hear about Board of Education members and Superintendents in serious conflict. Sadly, such has been the case over the last few weeks in two of Connecticut’s largest school districts...

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CAPSS is grateful for the support of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt (HMH) through our business partner program. As a leading provider of pre-K-12 education content, services and cutting-edge technology solutions, we encourage our members to explore their learning solutions.

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Registration has opened for the 2019 Igniting Innovation Conference -- Connecticut Schools Most Innovative Practices, Building our Future Together -- March 8, 2019, 8:30am - 12:30pm, University of Bridgeport.

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Districts are invited to submit their innovative talk for the March 8 Igniting Innovation Conference. Those selected will be notified on February 1.

pk-3 Leadership Program - UCONN

The economic, academic, and societal benefits of quality early education are well documented.
 
Contemporary research in child development shows widespread evidence investments in early childhood education programs produce lifelong benefits. Creating coherent, integrated systems from PreK to grade 3 have shown learning gaps can be reduced, achievement and opportunities for success enhanced.

Fran Rabinowtiz and Rod Berger

Redesigning Schools for Student Success: Changing Old Thinking Into New Ideas was the subject of a recent interview conducted by Dr. Rod Berger at edCircuit.

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CAPSS is registering EDLR members for the first Session on October 18 from 8:30am - 12:00pm. The topic is Portrait of the Graduate.

Registering: 2018 Legislative Update

For superintendents and retired superintendents, this program is registering for October 3 from 4pm - 7pm and will be held at Fairfield University.

Making CT Schools Safer

School leaders discuss school safety concerns in a recent interview on Fox 61, The Real Story.

Fran Rabinowitz Voices Concerns of State Budget on WTIC

Fran Rabinowitz spoke with Ray Dunaway of WTIC recently voicing concerns over issues within the state budget and its profound impact on everyone from Boards of Ed through superintendents, teachers and students in Connecticut.

Calendar

Activating Future-Focused Learning
all day
185 Main Street, New Britain, CT (formerly ITBD)
Leadership for Learning: Advanced Leadership Development Institute for "2019-2020" Early Career" Superintendents
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CAPSS
UCONN Executive Leadership Program Seminar Series
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CAPSS
Media Training: Strategic Communication
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CAPSS
WCSA Meeting
Chuck's Steak House Danbury
Legislative Committee Mtg
CAPSS
EDLR "Relationship-Centered Innovations"
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ACES, 261 Skiff Street, Hamden.
Early Childhood Committee Mtg
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CAPSS
Small District / Part Time Superintendent Committee
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CAPSS
BOD Meeting
CAPSS
International Education Committee
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CAPSS
LCSA
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TBD
Leadership for Learning: Advanced Leadership Development Institute for "2019-2020" Early Career" Superintendents
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CAPSS
HASA Meeting
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Hartford Club
CABE/CAPSS Convention
all day
Mystic Marriott, 625 North Road (Route 117) Groton, CT
WCSA Meeting
Chuck's Steak House Danbury
Women in School Leadership
CABE/CAPSS Convention, Mystic Marriott Hotel
CABE/CAPSS Convention
all day
Mystic Marriott, 625 North Road (Route 117) Groton, CT
Legislative Committee Mtg
CAPSS
LCSA
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Torrington Country Club