January 26, 2017

Hartford Courant:
Parents Of Special Needs Children Join Appeal Of Education Funding Decision

“Parents and advocates have joined in the state's appeal of a judge's ruling striking down Connecticut's school-funding formula, seizing on language that described some children with profound developmental disabilities as possibly incapable of learning and unworthy of local education dollars…”

Rally To Protest Education Cuts At State Capitol

“Students and parents, angry about reductions to state funding for public education, will rally on the north steps of the State Capitol this morning…”

Stamford Advocate:
Promises And Perils Of Charter Schools

“Clifford Magloire’s elementary education in Stamford Public Schools left him feeling increasingly disengaged. He struggled academically, wasn’t into sports and had little one-on-one time with his teachers…”

Rob Kavaler

Rob joined GPS in June 2014, and brings his knowledge of graphic design, photography, social media and other digital media to the firm. Before joining the team, Rob worked as a freelancer for various businesses and organizations in the Greater Hartford area including The Open Hearth Association, Charter Oak Cultural Center, Center for Higher Education Retention Excellence (CHERE) and the West Hartford Summer Arts Festival. Kavaler has designed logos, event programs, brochures, newsletters, posters and other collateral materials. He has photographed events including news conferences, public hearings, concerts, theatrical performances and dance showcases. As a creative person he is always looking for a new challenge, enjoys working closely with clients and strives for the best quality in his work. Rob graduated from Eastern Connecticut State University with a B.A. in Visual Arts, with a concentration in Digital Art & Design and a minor in Communication.