In Our Schools

Sep
02

OUR SCHOOLS: Hartford Public High School Summer Interns Learn an Industry and Help to Bolster Future Workforce of Hartford Water Company MDC

MDC’s Learn and Earn is a 4 week paid program that took place this year from July 11, 2016 to August 5, 2016.  9 students from NAF’s Academy of Engineering & Green Technology at Hartford Public High School completed the summer program.  They spent one week learning about careers pertaining to water and one week […]

By Deb | In Our Schools . News
DETAIL
Aug
15

Training Camp Tour Day II: Hartford Public

August 16, 2016 Down-Sizing Is Not A Bad Thing In The City Republished here courtesy of CPTV Sports Hartford Public Owls marked fourth team visit of Training Camp Tour. They move down from Class LL to begin 2016.  Photo Credit: Frankie Graziano/CPTVSports The Hartford Public Owls have not enjoyed a playoff run since 2004 when […]

By Deb | In Our Schools . News
DETAIL
Aug
12

Why Student Voices Matter: A Blog-post by Journalism and Media Junior, Claire Faulkner

Here’s why I attended this year’s Education Writers Association National Seminar: As a high school student, I wanted to gain a new perspective on public schools and what is being done to improve them. And as an aspiring journalist, I was hoping to learn more about news coverage of education and why it is so important. […]

DETAIL
Jun
09

R.J. Kinsella Magnet School of the Performing Arts Wins 2016 Arts Integration Award from Arts Schools Network

The Arts Schools Network Board of Directors has selected Kinsella Magnet School of Performing Arts as the recipient of the 2016 Arts Integration Award. This award is presented to a school that has demonstrated leadership in bringing arts integration strategies into the curriculum. This school has an outstanding record of supporting such approaches as: dedicating […]

By Deb | In Our Schools
DETAIL
Jun
09

High School Student Hopes New App Will Make Hartford Safer

Red this Hartford Courant story and watch the video to learn about HMTCA's award-winning Lady Phoenix Student App-building team and the tragic occurence that inspired the creation of their app. http://www.courant.com/education/hc-trinity-mobile-apps-0525-20160525-story.html

By Deb | In Our Schools
DETAIL
Jun
09

Bulkeley High School Travel to University of Connecticut School of Law to Compete against Hartford Public High School’s Law and Government Academy in Intradistrict Moot Court Competition

Last month, students from a Contemporary Law course at Bulkeley High School traveled to the University of Connecticut School of Law to compete against students from Hartford Public High School’s Law and Government Academy in an intradistrict moot court competition. The competition was part of a partnership between Hartford Public Schools and UConn Law School […]

By Deb | In Our Schools
DETAIL
Jun
09

Lenovo’s Karen Ondrick Visits students at Academy of Engineering and Green Technology; Check out our Scholars in Action!

Lenovo’s Karen Ondrick Visits students at Academy of Engineering and Green Technology; Check out our Scholars in Action! Senior Laura Webster shows Ms. Ondrick (second from right) her work. Academy of Engineering and Green Technology is 1 of 30 academies in the U.S. invited by the National Academy Foundation (NAF) to the Lenovo Scholar Network.  […]

By Deb | In Our Schools
DETAIL
Jun
09

Read the Latest News from Pathways Academy of Technology & Design

Pathways’ Students Present at Annual NAF Benefit Tiyah Thompson presenst the keynote speech. Pathways’ students presented at the 13th annual NAF Benefit on Wednesday, June 1st at the Mandarin Oriental in New York City. This wonderful event showcases accomplished student work and celebrates the many achievements of the NAF network. Four Pathways’ students were in […]

By Deb | In Our Schools
DETAIL