Legislative Breakfast

Brooklyn Public Schools hosts CABE Legislative Breakfast
Posted on 01/29/2018
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On Monday, January 22, 2018 Brooklyn Public Schools hosted the CABE (Connecticut Association of Boards of Education) Area 4 Legislative Breakfast. Area 4 includes the ten towns of Brooklyn, Canterbury, Eastford, Griswold, Killingly, Plainfield, Pomfret, Putnam, Sprague, Sterling, Thompson, Union, and Woodstock.  Our own Board of Education Vice Chair, Joan Trivella, is the CABE Area 4 Area Director and moderated the event.  BMS National Junior Honor Society members volunteered to greet, sing our National Anthem and moderate the event.


Representative Pat Boyd, Kevin Skulczyck, Anne Dauphinais, and Caniel Rovero were present and shared the current legislative initiatives impacting Northeastern Connecticut school districts. CABE representatives including Senior Staff Associate for Government Relations, Sheila McKay spoke regarding the work that CABE is doing to enhance communications and impact professional development requirements on districts. Superintendents from eleven northeastern school districts were present to meet with our local legislators.