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Adult Education Center Students Hold Celebration of Success

SPOTLIGHT on EXCELLENCE December 2015 Adult Education Center Students Hold Celebration of Success On Tuesday, November 24, 2015, students of the Adult Education Center held a Celebration of Success. More than 50 students were recognized for academic achievement, attendance, personal development, and peer support for Fall 2015.  Teacher & Event Organizer Sandra Crews’ ESL class […]

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Celebrate the Life of Roberto Clemente

SPOTLIGHT on EXCELLENCE December 2015     Celebrate the Life of Roberto Clemente   Join us for a ceremony honoring the life and work of the baseball legend, civil rights activist and humanitarian.    Refreshments will be served   All are invited to this Free Event   Thursday, December 31, 2015 at 11:30 a.m.   […]

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Pathways Academy of Technology and Design Hosts Hackathon for Middle School Girls

SPOTLIGHT on EXCELLENCE December 2015 Pathways Academy of Technology and Design Hosts Hackathon for Middle School Girls Hartford area girls, from the city and the suburbs, gathered at the region’s premier information technology high school for a free day of computer coding and prizes, including Lenovo laptop computers. On Saturday, Dec. 5th, at 8:30 a.m., […]

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Leveling the Playing Field for SAT Preparedness, College Readiness and Access for All Students in Hartford: The New SAT and What It Means for our Students

SPOTLIGHT on EXCELLENCE December 2015 Leveling the Playing Field for SAT Preparedness, College Readiness and Access for All Students in Hartford:  The New SAT and What It Means for our Students On December 16th at Bulkeley High School, Travelers Foundation , Hartford Public Schools, The College Board, The Greater Hartford Consortium for Higher Education, worked […]

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Watch the “Beyond Measure” Film Wednesday Night!

Hartford Youth Scholars, Blue Hills Civic Association and Achieve Hartford! have come together to host a movie screening, “Beyond Measure” on Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at Cinestudio at Trinity College.   We are jointly screening this film because it illustrates the work of a community that re-imagined the education their school could provide.   As […]

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Artists Collective Presents New Music Series Showcasing Greater Hartford Artists

SPOTLIGHT on EXCELLENCE November 2015   Artists Collective Presents New Music Series Showcasing Greater Hartford Artists   The Artists Collective presents a new music series.  Music in the Atrium will be a monthly event, showcasing Greater Hartford’s talented vocalists and musicians representing many genres of music.   The next show is:   Saturday, December 5, […]

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Fourth Grade Students at MLK Receive Award for Native American Educational Experience

SPOTLIGHT on EXCELLENCE November 2015 Fourth Grade Students at MLK Receive Award for Native American Educational Experience This fall the fourth grade students at Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. School were the proud recipients of the Jean Klein Scholarship Award from The Wood Library & Museum in South Windsor, CT.  This award is named in […]

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Welcome to Michelle Brummell

SPOTLIGHT on EXCELLENCE November 2015 Welcome – Michelle Brummell Some of you have already met Michelle Brummell, the latest member to our staff. Michelle began in the Finance Department as Coordinator of Grants Management on November 2, 2015. Michelle received a Master’s in Public Administration: Non-Profit Management from Southeastern University and mostly recently held the […]

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