July 12, 2017

CT Post:
Bridgeport School Board Sets New Course

“For a school board constantly at odds, a core contingent has learned they hold the same picture of the graduates they want the district to produce. Board members want to hand diplomas to students who leave informed, confident, compassionate and with the desire to keep on learning, they realized during a retreat held in a Holiday Inn conference room this week. “That’s what I want too,” Schools Superintendent Aresta Johnson said at a day-long exercise that was part goal-setting, part soul searching for the five board members in attendance. Johnson declared the day a good one. “There was lots of learning and engagement and dialogue,” she said. The district’s deep and chronic money woes were raised but were never the focal point…”

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.