| Jan 17, 2013
| 7:07 PM
Although this piece in today’s Huffington Post is about how everybody blames teachers for everything that’s wrong with our schools, the part that lazy bloggers like me will highlight is the series of math problems at the bottom.
My own fifth...
| Jan 24, 2013
| 7:40 AM
Over the last few weeks, residents in the small town of Chester have been embroiled in a Rooster Beef.
A husband and wife had proposed a ban on keeping noisy livestock - such as chickens and roosters - in residential neighborhoods.
| Dec 20, 2012
| 2:01 PM
I’ve been thinking all week about how teachers of young children are keeping it together in the days following Friday’s school shooting. Yesterday, during my last author visit of the year, I got a little taste of what must be going on in the...
| Dec 12, 2012
| 6:41 AM
We asked students and teachers at Windham Center School how they felt about kids going on social networking sites like Facebook and Twitter. It really comes down to safety versus freedom, meaning the freedom for kids to be on social networking sites...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 10:36 AM
At South Kent School some students are involved in a live broadcasting crew called AMG, the Advanced Media Group.
Many of the school’s athletic events are broadcast live each season. AMG used to be run by Gonzo Garcia, but now he has passed on...
| Dec 5, 2012
| 1:08 PM
When fall sports comes into mind for South Kent School students, one usually thinks of soccer or cross country. One of newest addition to the after-school programs is Mountain Biking with John Funk taking on the role of the coach.
This is the...
| May 3, 2012
| 12:19 PM
The Stratford Public Library is a great source for helpful and educational programs that are not only a great learning experience but can also prepare Teens for college.
The Library has a wide variety of programs and activities that can help teens on the...
| Mar 6, 2013
| 2:51 PM
I’ve told my fifth grader every year since he was a third grader that he shouldn’t worry about the Connecticut Mastery Test. For some reason, however, he forgets each year and freaks out about his performance.
I’ve told him that the...
| Jan 6, 2011
| 1:18 PM
If it’s a nail-biting decision for mere mortal brides, then it’s one of monumental importance for Kate Middleton, the bride of the 21st century: What, oh what, will the fresh-faced, stylish Brit wear for her nuptials this April to the future...
| Jun 3, 2010
Tom Foley discusses his Republican-endorsed candidacy for Governor
WTIC NewsTalk 1080's Scott Gray talks on allegations of NCAA violations in the UCONN men's basketball program
Entertainment attorney James Walker speaks about the recent deaths of...
| Sep 24, 2010
| 6:10 AM