Teaching and Learning

Feb
20

Student Highlight: Payge Boyd of Classical Magnet School

Student, Payge Boyd of Classical Magnet School was recognized for her research in the National Archives this past August, 2018. Payge discovered a historical document that scholars had been looking for 40 years! This is a historic event in the NY harbor. Elders have converged from all over the world, including from Ecuador and Berlin. […]

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Feb
17

OPENING NIGHT! Thursday 2/21 HMTCA’s Phoenix Players Present “School of Rock”

Don’t miss our Hartford Magnet Trinity College Academy students in their production of School of Rock! Thursday, February 21st, 6:30 pm Friday, February 22nd, 6:30 pm General Admission:  Tickets $10 adults • $5 students AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR Venue:  Greater Hartford Arts Academy Main Stage, 15 Vernon Street, Hartford, CT

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Feb
14

Montessori Magnet School at Batchelder Students Celebrate Black History Month with the CSBOE

On Wednesday February 6, 2019 a group of Montessori Magnet School at Batchelder students performed a song in honor of Black History Month for the Connecticut State Board of Education. You can view their delightful performance below.

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Feb
14

Scholarships & Awards Application for Hispanic/Latino HS, College Students & K-12 Educators

CALAS is pleased to announce the third year of the Education Leadership Fund to promote leadership development among Hispanic/Latino college students and K-12 educators.  Our purpose is to inspire Hispanic/Latino students to graduate, teach and lead in our Connecticut schools. Nominations are also open for various categories recognizing individuals who have made an impact on […]

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Feb
11

Pathways Academy Seeks Presenters for 4th Annual Diversity Day Conference

Pathways Academy of Technology & Design is hosting its 4th Annual Diversity Day Conference on Thursday, April 4, 2019. The school has a new principal this year, and a new theme – TRANSFORMATIONS – but their goal is the same: to expose students to topics they might otherwise never become exposed to in an attempt to […]

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Feb
08

Subscribe to Burns Latino Studies Academy’s “Burns Live!” YouTube Broadcast

Burns Live is the morning show for Burns Latino Studies Academy.  They are live from 8:35 am until 8:50 am Monday through Friday during the school-year. This channel is student-run with information and stories inspired by the students at their school. The advisor for Burns Live is Dr. Mario Minichino.  You can subscribe here: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCSifbcPbyEIJnzMVnYWRwoQ […]

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Feb
07

Breakthrough Magnet School South Hosts Global Equity Day

As part of Black History Month, Breakthrough Magnet School South hosted a Global Equity Day. The event featured: Tony Vacca, World Rhythm Drummer and Founder of Senegal-America Project Massamba Diop, Talking Drum Master from Senegal who is featured in the Oscar Nominated Black Panther Soundtrack! and Abdou Sarr, an amazing dancer from Senegal. Global Equity Day raised […]

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Feb
07

Deadline EXTENDED to 2/25/19: 4th Annual Hartford Creative Contest

Grades 4-12 students in HPS can enter the contest NOW through February 25, 2019. Essays, poems, and artwork can be submitted. Grand prize of $500! Visit hartfordcreativecontest.org for rules and information. The Hartford Creative Contest believes that good ideas can come from anyone, no matter your age or size. In fact, some of the best […]

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