Category Archives: Education

(photo) In Newtown, Sen. Hwang Hears from Students

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“How Does a Bill Become Law?”

Sen. Tony Hwang (at right) on Oct. 27 visited Newtown Middle School to speak to an assembly of students and answer their questions.

Sen. Hwang told the students about his background as an immigrant …

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Sen. Hwang Lauds Grant for Easton Public Library

Sen. Hwang Lauds Grant for Easton Public Library;
“Idea Factories” Provide Opportunities for All

Noting the recent state grant to the Easton Public Library, Sen. Tony Hwang today praised libraries in the region as community treasures, idea factories and key …

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Are You Tired of a Top-Down Approach to Education?

So is Tony Hwang! From No Child Left Behind and the Common Core Curriculum Standards to the new Teacher Evaluation procedures, educational decisions are being made in Washington and Hartford, not where they belong – with our local teachers, parents, and administrators. Without important input from these stakeholders: Connecticut teachers have lost faith in the…
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