Parents debate future of Bridgeport school superintendent Paul Vallas

Parents in Bridgeport are speaking out about the school district's interim superintendent. Some parents urged the Board of Education not to renew Paul Vallas' contract

The city's board of education will vote next month on whether to renew his contract.

The city's board of education will vote next month on whether to renew his contract. (2/26/13)

BRIDGEPORT - Parents in Bridgeport are speaking out about the school district's interim superintendent.

Some parents urged the Board of Education not to renew Paul Vallas' contract at a public hearing last night.

They complained that he has not done enough to fix the city's schools.

Others urged the board to keep Vallas saying he has done a good job.

The board is scheduled to vote on Vallas's contract next month.

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