In Our District

Apr
02

Increased Access to Internet Coverage for Connecticut Residents

Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont’s Office shared the below compilation of the packages and offers internet providers across the state are making to Connecticut residents to get online and stay connected at home through the COVID 19 crisis,. As of March 24th 2020: Keeping America Connected Pledge Virtually every internet provider in Connecticut has signed onto the […]

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Apr
02

A Learning Series for Families from the State Department of Education

In an effort to provide support to districts and families, the Connecticut State Department of Education (CSDE) is pleased to announce that they are launching their CSDE Professional Support Series. These live, interactive webinars with Q&A as well as informational videos and tutorials were created based on feedback we have heard from our district partners on […]

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Mar
27

Helpful Information about Comcast’s Free Internet Access Offer

If your family doesn’t have internet access, you can obtain it for free from Comcast Internet Essentials. Go to www.internetessentials.com or call 855-846-8376 Comcast’s Internet Essentials’ offer to provide free Internet access has some qualification requirements that are listed on their flyers below. This may lead to some people not being eligible for Internet Essentials. If […]

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Mar
26

Thank You to our Partner Volunteers

Everyone at Hartford Public Schools is so grateful for the exceptional, dauntless support we received from our partner volunteers from community-based organizations this week with everything we have been able to provide for our students and families. Thank you to our volunteers from Blue Hills Civic Association, Catholic Charities, COMPASS Youth Collaborative, Hartford Parent University, […]

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Mar
23

Boundless: Online Resources for our Students

Boundless is the new model for urban learning – an education partnership between Hartford Public Library and Hartford Public Schools that deepens learning opportunities for students and adults. On the Hartford Public Schools Boundless Library Catalog webpage, students can use their library card barcode number and PIN to access learning applications for Reading, Mathematics, World […]

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Mar
23

How to Watch the Virtual Special Board of Education Meeting 3/24/20

Below please find a link to the video from the Special Board of Education meeting which was held on Tuesday, March 24, 2020 at 5:30 p.m., virtually. Watch the meeting at the link below. (The agenda packet is on BoardDocs: https://www.boarddocs.com/ct/hartford/Board.nsf/Public) https://www.youtube.com/watch?reload=9&v=YIy2lfGO3Eg&feature=youtu.be

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Mar
22

2020 U.S. Census Is Now Available Online

Today is the day!  Your 2020 Census is now available online at my2020census.gov – SPREAD THE NEWS! With respect to COVID-19, Census 2020 is moving ahead according to plan.  The Census Bureau will follow the guidance of Federal, State, and local health authorities.   Use arrow-keys in lower-left corner to turn the pages. Frequently-asked Questions: 1) What does the Invitation to Respond […]

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Mar
19

Resources for Families from the Center for Children’s Advocacy

The Center for Children’s Advocacy’s Medical-Legal Partnership is providing some guidance and information on important issues facing our families during the coming weeks and months. As always, if you have any questions you should feel free to reach out to the contacts listed below. Income Security Public Assistance – Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (Cash […]

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