Teaching and Learning

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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Apr
22
Apr
17

Bulkeley High School Student is Winner of Hartford’s Creative Contest

The Hartford Creative Contest was founded by Tiana Hercules in 2014. Originally called the Hartford Youth Essay Contest, and focused mainly on the violence of the Hartford community. It was a way to provide a platform for students to get their voices heard through their writing and give ideas on how to eliminate violence in […]

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Apr
17

Virtual & Augmented Reality Training for 8th – 12th Grade Girls

REGISTER TODAY Calling Middle & High School Girls! Is your daughter interested in learning more about Virtual Reality? Join us starting April 13th for 5-weeks of education and training using VR/AR.   During these workshops she will: Learn to create 360 photos & videos Design Thinking 3-D Modeling Work in teams to create a virtual […]

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Apr
17

Teachers: Apply by April 30 to the Pathfinders Summer Institute

We are pleased to announce that the application deadline for Pathfinders Summer Institute 2019 has been extended until April 30th 2019! Pathfinders Summer Institute is a week of in-person professional development for K-12 public school teachers to expand their computer science and maker education skills. It will take place from July 14-19 at Indiana University Bloomington. Special consideration […]

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Apr
17

Congratulations to Recipients of Carmine & Frank Mangini Foundation’s Mini-Grants

We are excited to announce the recipients of the Carmine & Frank Mangini Foundation’s spring Mini-Grant Program. Award Winners ·       Kaitlin Sullivan – Bulkeley High School – Material to facilitate science experiments ·       Emily Fields – Toquam Magnet Elementary School – Material to support reading program ·       Daniella Sullivan – Great Path Academy – Tablets […]

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Apr
17

Share your Voice: Complete the HPS Family Survey by April 30, 2019

Please remember to complete and submit your Family Survey before 4/30/19. You can submit the paper copy or complete it online! Let your school’s Survey Coordinator know if you need a printed survey or the link to the digital survey.      

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