Public Hearing Alert – Monday, March 8 – SB 977 – AAC Virtual Learning

Posted on March 5, 2021 by admin


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I just wanted you to know that on Monday, March 8, the Education Committee is holding a public hearing regarding S.B. 977, An Act Concerning Virtual Learning.

The stated purpose of this committee bill is “to require the Department of Education to develop uniform standards for the provision of virtual learning in public schools, conduct a comprehensive audit of virtual learning programs in the state and develop guidelines for training educators in the provision of virtual learning.”

There’s little

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Governor Lamont Announces Update to COVID-19 Vaccine Schedule

Posted on February 23, 2021 by admin


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Governor Ned Lamont recently announced that the state will continue with an age-based approach to expanding eligibility to the vaccine.

The planned schedule of vaccinations is as follows:

March 1, 2021: Expands to age group 55 to 64

March 22, 2021: Expands to age group 45 to 54

April 12, 2021: Expands to age group 35 to 44

May 3, 2021: Expands to age group 16 to 34

According to the governor, he is directing the Connecticut Department of Public Health to set numerical targets and work with vaccine

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GOP Rings Bells, Raises Money for The Salvation Army

Posted on February 9, 2021 by admin


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Republicans rang bells to raise money for The Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign in Connecticut again this holiday. The Salvation Army of Southern New England, Connecticut Senate Republicans and Connecticut House Republicans partnered with local businesses to raise money that will benefit constituents in districts throughout the state. Funds donated will help The Salvation Army serve local communities by providing toys, warm coats, nutritious meals and other vital services throughout the year for

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