prepared by the Connecticut
Judicial Branch law librarians:
Rights of Minors in Connecticut
Sec. 3. Truancy
Sec. 4. School Discipline
Sec. 5. Freedom of
Speech in Public Schools
OLR Research Reports - Office of
State Department of Education 2020-2021 School Reopening
Provide an analysis of whether the new COVID-19-related
requirements in the State Department of
reopening plan released by the governor and the
on June 29, 2020, are
supported by state law or other legal authority.
COVID-19 Executive Orders Affecting Education
and Child Care 2020-R-0111
This report provides brief summaries of the governor's
COVID-19 executive orders concerning education and child
Health, Safety, and Security
Mandates, and Funding
Sports and Physical Education
From the Connecticut Network for Legal Aid:
Publications from the Connecticut
Department of Education:
Information from Center for
Publications from the
Congressional Research Service:
Chapter 166 - Teachers and
10-151. Employment of teachers. Definitions.
Notice and hearing on failure to renew or termination of contract. Appeal. [Tenure Law]
Sec. 10-151a. Access of teacher to supervisory records and reports in personnel file.
Sec. 10-151c. Nondisclosure
of records of teacher performance and evaluation. Exceptions.
Chapter 168 - School
Attendance and Employment of Children
Chapter 170 - Boards of
Sec. 10-233a. Definitions. [Removal, Suspension, Expulsion of Student].
Sec. 10-233b. Removal of
pupils from class.
Sec. 10-233c. Suspension of
Sec. 10-233e. Notice as to disciplinary policies and
Sec. 10-233f. In-school
suspension of pupils. Reassignment.
Sec. 10-233g. Reports of
principals to police authority concerning physical assaults upon school
employees by students.
Sec. 10-233h. Arrested
students. Reports by police, disclosure, confidentiality. Police testimony at
CT Department of