27 teachers' aides positions reinstated in Bridgeport

More than two dozen Bridgeport teachers' aides can breathe easier now that their jobs have been reinstated.A meeting held at the Bridgeport Aquaculture School resulted

BRIDGEPORT - More than two dozen Bridgeport teachers' aides can breathe easier now that their jobs have been reinstated.

A meeting held at the Bridgeport Aquaculture School resulted in the reinstatement of 27 positions. It was a decision that aides have been waiting for all summer.

The positions were removed as a result of financial troubles leaving many hoping that federal funds would save their jobs.

News 12 Connecticut has also learned that five assistant principal positions were reinstated.

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