Education

Karen DeWitt / WAMC

Democratic candidate for Governor Cynthia Nixon came to Albany to critique the school funding record of her potential primary opponent, Governor Cuomo. The funding is now being discussed in the state budget. As in all of her comments since she’s announced her candidacy, Nixon didn’t pull any punches.

Ann Lopez / WSHU

The leaders of Bridgeport, Stamford, Fairfield and Trumbull say they’re collaborating to keep area schools  safe.

Jay Shah / WSHU

High school students around the country plan to travel to Washington, D.C., on Saturday for the March For Our Lives. They're calling on Congress to take action to end gun violence in schools.

New Haven Gets Its First Female School Superintendent

Mar 20, 2018
Anthony Moaton

Dr. Carol Birks began her work today touring Wilbur Cross High School where she walked into a journalism class. There, she spoke to twelve students on what it meant for her to be the newest superintendent for the New Haven Public Schools.

Davis Dunavin / WSHU

High school students in Newtown, Conn., walked out of class Wednesday morning, like students across the country. And last night some students rallied outside the headquarters of the National Shooting Sports Foundation, a gun lobbying group that’s a few miles away from Sandy Hook Elementary School.

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