Bridgeport schools announce layoffs

Bridgeport school officials say they've laid off 28 teachers and 21 other employees over the summer to cut costs.Officials say the eliminated positions include 15

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport school officials say they've laid off 28 teachers and 21 other employees over the summer to cut costs.

Officials say the eliminated positions include 15 business education teachers, five social workers, two gym teachers, seven technology education teachers, 13 literacy coaches and 10 administrators.

They say some teachers in those jobs have taken other positions in the district.

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