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If you would like to receive one of our reports by mail, please call Nicole Bass at (203) 549-0075, x10 or email Nicole at nbass@bcacct.org.

State of the Child

A report card on the well-being of children in Bridgeport. Includes data on key indicators such as education, housing, child poverty, child care, health, and youth violence.

State of the Child 2012

State of the Child 2011 

El Resumen Ejecutivo Reporte del 2011 en el Estado del Nino en Bridgeport

State of the Child 2010  

State of the Child 2009

State of the Child 2008

State of the Child 2007

State of the Child 2006


Safety Net

A Thousand Voices Speak:  The Recession of 2008 & 2009 June 2009

A Thousand Voices Speak May 2009

 

Affordable Housing

City Response to Bridgeport’s Affordable Housing Crisis: Housing… But for Whom? Spring 2007

Bridgeport's Affordable Housing: Everyone Pays the Price December 2004

 

Annual Report

2013 Annual Report

2012 Annual Report

2011 Annual Report

2010 Annual Report

2009 Annual Report

2008 Annual Report

2007 Annual Report

2006 Annual Report

 

Child Care and Early Childhood Education

A New Catch-22: Teacher Turnover in Early Education February 2010

Choosing Child Care February 2003

 

Education

A Parent's Guide to Special Education Services in Bridgeport December 2013

The ABCs of Teacher Evaluations: Best Practices to Improve Teaching and Learning March 2012

School Suspensions, in Bridgeport Public Schools: What's New? March 2011

Hiring and Keeping the Best January 2011

Lost Class Time:  The State of Suspensions in Bridgeport Schools November 2009

Five Bridgeport Schools Rise to the Challenge Report September 2008

Education Fact Sheet 2008

After-School 2008

Leave No City Behind: Equity in State Education Funding for Bridgeport January 2008

Denied, Delayed and Diverted: Problems with funding school repair projects in Bridgeport September 2007

You Can’t Learn If You Don’t Feel Safe: School Security Problems in the Bridgeport Schools and What Can Be Done December 2005

Addressing the Achievement Gap: Small Classes are Better November 2003

Help Wanted: Classroom Teachers

 

Fact Sheets 

 

 

Health

Weighing In: Early Childhood Obesity in Bridgeport April 2006

The Price of Prescription Drugs: It Matters Where You Live  February 2006

2003 Childhood Obesity Report 2003

 

Children's Legislative Agenda

2011 Legislative Agenda February 2011

2008 Legislative Agenda Spring 2008

2007 Legislative Agenda February 2007

2006 Legislative Agenda February 2006