Newington, CT: More $$$ for outplacing SPED students

May 24, 2017, Hartford (CT) Courant: Newington Board Of Education Asks Council To Move Funds To Save STEM Program And Jobs The town council is considering transferring $625,000 from the school capital appropriations to pay for special education outplacements and the opening of the two high school STEM academies. In a May 18 letter to the council, board of education chairperson Nancy Petronio said since the council passed it's budget, there has been an increase in students needing special education outplacements.