I am writing to share news, resources and updates on our work, all related to the current COVID-19 pandemic. This situation continues to evolve rapidly. Last week, Governor Lamont signed his latest executive order, which included continued school closure through [...]
The Department of Economic and Community Development (DECD) Commissioner Lehman and Governor Lamont launched an emergency relief funding for nonprofits and small businesses impacted by the coronavirus called the Connecticut Recovery Bridge Loan Program. The program will provide short-term loans to businesses [...]
Governor Lamont signed Executive Order Number 7N, which restricts all social and recreational gatherings to no more than five people, suspends school testing assessments for the 2019-2020 school year, and suspends the 10 cent tax on single-use checkout bags, among other [...]
The Connecticut General Assembly’s Office of Fiscal Analysis (OFA) published the first FY 2020 Budget Projections, Expenditure Details and Revenue Details reports as a result of the COVID-19 public health crisis.
The State Department of Education recently distributed a guidance packet to school districts that provide resources to support student learning during the COVID-19 crisis.
I am writing to share some recent developments and resources related to COVID-19. Updates as of today: Governor Lamont announced yesterday that in partnership with New York and New Jersey, Connecticut will close all schools for two weeks, after which [...]
We are in unprecedented times and Connecticut’s Charter Schools are rising to the occasion. We know your first priority is ensuring your students and families have the services they need. Many of you are launching distance learning for the first [...]