Teaching and Learning

Dec
04

Superintendent Testifies before Senate Committee about Cyberattack

On Wednesday, Dec. 2, Superintendent Torres-Rodriguez testified before a U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs. She had been invited by Subcommittee member Senator Maggie Hassan to share what happened in early September when HPS computer systems were targets of a cyberattack that resulted in the delay of school opening. Via satellite, the […]

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Dec
03

ICYMI: a Learning Session about English Language Arts Grades K-5

On Thursday, December 3, 2020, Hartford Public Schools Family and School Partnerships presented a Family Learning Session about English Language Arts for Grades Kindergarten through 5th, in English and in Spanish. You can watch the videos and explore the informational presentations here. In English Nuestra sesión familiar de aprendizaje del 3 de diciembre sobre artes del […]

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Dec
03

Please Join Us for a Public Session about the FY 2021-22 Budget

Hartford Public Schools Family and School Partnerships presents the fiscal year 2021-2022 Budget Engagement Sessions. Join Superintendent Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez and Acting Chief Financial Officer Dave Fleig as they review the Hartford Public Schools budget development process and preliminary information about the FY 2021-2022 budget. Tuesday, 12/8/20 In English: 5:00 PM – 5:45 PM In Spanish 6:00 […]

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Nov
25

A Thanksgiving Message from Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez

Dear Families, Teachers, Staff, and Partners, I would like to express my gratitude for all you do for our beautiful and capable students. During these difficult times, together, we are rising to the challenge; ensuring that all our students are learning, connected, supported, and loved. To our dedicated teachers, administrators, and staff, you are crucial […]

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Nov
25

Free Virtual Tutoring

November 18, 2020   Dear Families, We are excited to announce a new opportunity for students to receive extended support at home through free virtual tutoring provided by over 100 certified HPS teachers. Our Hartford Public Schools Tutoring Program offers academic support and homework help to all interested students and families. What is Tutoring?   […]

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Nov
24

Project-Based Learning at Bulkeley High School

Project-Based Learning – Am I What I Eat? Students in Ms. Henriques’ class thought they were going to learn about cells and plants. Some thought they were just growing some garlic. What they discovered was the incredible potential they had inside. What you’re seeing is a great example of Project-Based Learning.  “We start with the […]

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Nov
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Nov
23

Join Us for a Learning Session about English Language Arts Grades K-5

Hartford Public Schools Family and School Partnerships presents a Family Learning Session about English Language Arts for Grades Kindergarten through 5th, on Thursday, December 3, 2020, in English from 6:30 PM – 7:15 PM and in Spanish from 7:30 PM – 8:15 PM. In advance of the sessions, please send any questions about ELA Grades K-5 […]

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