December 3, 2017

Hartford Courant:
Our Segregated Lives: Connecticut’s Racial, Economic Inequality

“New Haven is among the most diverse cities in the United States, but like most American cities, its neighborhoods, schools and community spaces are strikingly segregated on racial and socioeconomic lines…”

Milford Patch:
Milford Schools Discuss Adding New Pathway, World Language Change

“The Milford Board of Education is considering adding a new pathway called Civic and Global Engagement Pathway and there is also discussion about adding world language in sixth-grade. Currently, world language is offered in seventh-grade in Milford…”

CT Mirror:
Student Absences To Have Higher Stakes In Most States. Will Cheating Follow?

“Schools across the country are about to be held accountable for student attendance — attaching stakes to a measure that previously had much less significance and increasing the risk that schools will try to manipulate that data…”

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.