Edwin Rosales is a Junior at Norwalk High School. At last week’s public hearings, as various parties spoke up to voice their opinions about the Governor’s Proposed Bill, Edwin’s testimony stood out to us as an important reminder that students’ needs must be the primary determinant when developing education policy. We are grateful that Edwin has permitted us to publish his written testimony below.
Senate Bill 24 Testimony, February 21, 2012
Chairwoman Stillman, Chairman Fleischmann, and members of the education committee, thank you very much for having me here today. My name is Edwin Rosales, and I am currently a junior at Norwalk High School in Norwalk CT. I am here to support Senate Bill 24.
Education has always been an important part of my life, and it is what is driving me towards success. I believe that my experience in the Norwalk Public Schools has not been a bad one, though I also believe it has not been the best. Read More »