Deadline August 27: DHS proposes $1.8 million grant to provide ‘trauma training’ for students

In the wake of recent school shootings, the Department of Homeland Security has proposed a grant to implement a program aimed at teaching students how to properly “control severe bleeding” in the event of a mass casualty event. The School-Age Trauma Training will provide $1.8 million in free trauma training sessions to the public andContinue reading “Deadline August 27: DHS proposes $1.8 million grant to provide ‘trauma training’ for students”

PARENT LEADERSHIP TRAINING

CPPS is investing in training curricula and local trainers that bring educational data, systems information and parent rights and responsibilities to life. Learn more about our training programs and how you can participate! It is free, and we provide translation as needed, and supervised children’s activities for ages 3 and up. Potential participants should contactContinue reading “PARENT LEADERSHIP TRAINING”

Help for victims of Sandy Hook Shooting

An official fund for victims’ families, and the community as a whole, has now been established: The Sandy Hook School Support Fund, set up by the United Way of Western Connecticut will provide support services to families and the community. All donations to this fund will go directly to those affected. FULL STORY

From Concerned Eckstein Parents

Urgent Call To Action: We are writing to urge, implore, BEG you to write to all members of the School Board THIS WEEKEND! The Superintendent and District Staff put their BEX levy proposal before the school board on Wednesday. The proposal includes a new middle school at Wilson-Pacific and repurposing the Jane Addams building forContinue reading “From Concerned Eckstein Parents”