Teaching and Learning

May
02

YES Academy Prepares Hartford Students for Business Success

City councilman James Sanchez teaching students how to tie a tie   The Connecticut Business & Industry Association Thanks Business Leaders who Taught Youth Employability Skills at April’s YES Academy at Hartford Public High School’s Academy of Engineering and Green Technology.   (Reprinted from CBIA’s newsletter)   Nearly 40 students from Hartford Public High School […]

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May
02

Pathway’s Assistant Principal Earns NAF Honor

Dr. Jessica Fitzgerald, Assistant Principal, Pathways Academy of Technology & Design is one of this year’s recipients of the Janet Linton Leadership Award from the National Academy Foundation, or NAF for exhibiting extraordinary leadership and achieving tremendous success. NAF states on Facebook: Dr. Fitzgerald is passionate about equity in education and providing opportunities for students from […]

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May
02

Don’t Miss Kinsella School’s Award-winning, “The Tempest”

On Thursday, May 16, 2019 at 5:30 PM Kinsella Magnet School of Performing Arts presents its award-winning production of William Shakespeare’s The Tempest.  Adapted and directed by Ryan Howland. $5 suggested donation for admission to the Kinsella Concert Hall at 65 Van Block Avenue, Hartford.   In related news: Kinsella’s Production of “The Tempest” Sweeps […]

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Apr
30

Capital Preparatory Magnet School’s 4th Annual Social Justice Conference

Your are invited to attend Capital Preparatory Magnet School’s 4th Annual Social Justice Conference on Saturday, May 18, 2019 from 8:30 AM to 12:30 PM at the Sheff Center,  1304 Main Street, Hartford, CT A light breakfast will be served. The conference theme this year is “Social Justice is a Universal Language” as we promote social justice conversations […]

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Apr
26

Students Earn Scholarships to STEM Science Camp

On April 18, 2019, several Hartford Public Schools students were celebrated for their participation in a week-long STEM Camp at the CT Science Center during Spring Break.  Their attendance was made possible by scholarship they earned from the Tri-Beta Biological Society at Trinity College. Student winners from Parkville School: Sandi Laj (2nd grade) Ferson Enamorado (1st grade) […]

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Apr
26

Rawson School Engineering Club Mentored by National Society of Black Engineers

On April 17, 2019, Rawson STEAM School students in 3rd and 4th grade were celebrated and encouraged in an NSBE-Jr Chapter’s End-of-Year “Pinning Ceremony.”  The National Society of Black Engineers supports and mentors the students in the engineering club they have formed called NSBE-Jr.     NSBE-Jr. is the NSBE’s Pre-College Initiative (PCI) program which is […]

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Apr
25

Journalism & Media Academy Students Earn National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Awards

The High School Awards from the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Boston New England Chapter were just announced. Journalism & Media Academy/CT Public Learning won four honorable mentions; the sole Connecticut High School to be recognized!     HIGH SCHOOL-ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT/CULTURAL AFFAIRS Opportunities In America: In Music We Trust This well researched […]

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Apr
24

HMTCA-Trinity Hip Hop Collaboration with Internationally Renowned Choreographer Amirah Sackett

Republished from the CHER: Center for Hartford Engagement and Research at Trinity College  April 22, 2019, by Erica Crowley This semester, Rebecca Pappas, Visiting Assistant Professor of Theater and Dance organized a hip hop dance collaboration between Trinity College and Hartford Magnet Trinity College Academy. Amirah Sackett, an internationally renowned B-Girl and choreographer who explores Muslim identity […]

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