Roughly one month after resigning amid state findings that Darien Schools broke state and federal special education laws, Steve Falcone has taken over as head of the human resources department for Stamford Public Schools.
The silence has died.
In the wake of a growing and deepening public school crisis, current and former Darien Schools employees are stepping forward to shine some light on an assortment of problems that happened last year and which ended in findings of illegal activity and the resignation of the district’s superintendent.
Antoinette Fornshell, former literacy curriculum coordinator for the Darien Schools, has left her position for a job with Greenwich Public Schools. Fornshell is now the humanities program coordinator in Greenwich. Her former Darien position has been filled by Cory Gillette, who began her career as an elementary teacher and formerly worked as a private literacy consultant.