Read the brief I wrote in my case against a charter school, arguing for disclosure of a principal’s misconduct records that the network tried to withhold as FERPA-protected. … More Briefly: New Haven Independent v. Amistad High School
Schools may no longer hide evidence of educator misconduct by claiming that they need to protect students’ confidentiality, according to a ruling by the Connecticut Freedom of Information Commission in a case I filed. … More FOI Commission: Don’t Use Students As Shield
For seven months, an elementary-school principal was under investigation for allegedly failing to report a teacher’s abuse of a kindergartener and for bullying staff members who eventually went to his superiors.
After all that time, the school district now refuses to say what it found. … More Principal’s Alleged Misconduct Kept Secret