The increasing cost of special education has placed a strain on many school budgets, especially Bridgeport’s. We are confident that a regional special education school can improve education outcomes for many students.
I gave the Cesar Batalla School Talented and Gifted program for 7th and 8th grade students a tour of the Capitol today. Along the way we ran into U.S. Senator Blumenthal who was kind enough to address the children and join us for a photo. My 12 year old daughter Chelsie was part of the group.