Education Commissioner Stefan Pryor http://wshu.org en Every Conn. school given a report card http://wshu.org/post/every-conn-school-given-report-card <p>Connecticut education officials issued a report card for each school in the state Thursday. It showed that based on test data, more than half of Connecticut's schools met overall performance targets in the state’s new school accountability system. This is the first report on schools using that system.</p><p> Evaluations for each school in the state are online <a href="http://www.csde.state.ct.us/public/performancereports/20122013reports.asp">here</a>.</p> Thu, 05 Dec 2013 23:14:49 +0000 Craig LeMoult 9429 at http://wshu.org Conn. standardized tests show mixed results http://wshu.org/post/conn-standardized-tests-show-mixed-results <p>The Connecticut Department of Education released&nbsp; the results of this year's statewide standardized tests on Tuesday.</p><p>The Connecticut Academic Performance Test, which is given to 10th graders, showed slight improvement in math science, and reading. However, it also showed slightly lower scores in writing.</p><p>The Connecticut Mastery Test, which is given to elementary and middle school students, showed lower scores across the board.</p><p> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 14:27:59 +0000 Dan Katz 3576 at http://wshu.org