Teaching and Learning

Dec
18

Students Teach School Leaders How to Code

On Thursday, December 13, 2018, students from Betances Early Reading Lab and Breakthrough Magnet School North visited Hartford Pubic Schools central office with a goal of teaching district leaders how to write computer code. The students were excellent teachers and the adults learned a lot in this tables-were-turned National Hour of Code engagement event. We thank the […]

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Dec
18

HPS Students Earn Opportunity to Perform at Hamilton Education Program

The innovative educational program debuted in Hartford on Thursday, December 13, 2018 when over 2,600 students and teachers from 21 high schools attended the matinee performance of the musical, Hamilton at the Bushnell. In addition to seeing a performance, students participated in a Q&A with members of the cast.  Students representing various schools in attendance also performed an […]

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Dec
18

Wish Museum School Visits Wadsworth Atheneum

2nd grade and middle school art students from the Wish Museum School attended the “45th Annual Festival of Trees & Traditions,” the annual holiday arts event at Hartford’s Wadworth Atheneum.  The trip was organized by their Visual Arts teacher, Andrea Siana-Toland and 2nd Grade teacher, Corrine Renker. Students were in awe over the trees, and enjoyed […]

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Dec
10

University High School Students Receive Recognition for Service Work in the Dominican Republic

A group of 30 University High School students traveled to the Dominican Republic over Thanksgiving break for a week-long service trip. UHSSE has been partnering with Watkinson School and the Good Samaritan Hospital of La Romana, Dominican Republic for six years now. Throughout the years the group has built hurricane proof homes in poor, rural […]

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Dec
04

Internship Appreciation Night at Pathways Academy of Technology & Design

Hosted at Goodwin College, Thursday, November 29, 2018, the Pathways Internship Appreciation Event is an annual celebration of accomplishment and a night of thanking the many partners that make the program possible.  It truly is a magical night and November 29 was no exception. Eighty summer interns were invited to come and share their accomplishments […]

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