Teaching and Learning

Oct
12

Cool Safety Videos from Our Schools

Our school staffs and teachers have created delightful safety videos for their students and families. Below is a collection of some of the videos to enjoy. Dwight Bellizzi Dual Language Academy's Back-to-School Video Let’s goo!! Back like Jordan wearing the 45 #buildingcommunity #sandstrong #ForTheKids https://t.co/4UwHyyfW8R — Dennis (@dannicelli10) September 4, 2020 Parkville Community School Welcome [...]
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Oct
11

Dual Language Teachers Support Remote Learning

Dwight Beliizzi Dual Language Academy Kindergarten Teachers, Kelly Harrigan and Milka Santos-Zayas, provided at-home learning bags for their distance learning students on Thursday, October 8th! Each bag contained learning manipulatives, books, writing materials, and even a learning buddy! Teachers had the opportunity to greet their students and families in-person as they picked up the materials […]

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Oct
11

Annual Hartford Creative Contest

Announcing the 6th Annual Hartford Creative Contest.  Express yourself!  Grand prize: $500! Participation and eligibility: Open to all Hartford residents grades 4 – 12, as well as non-Hartford residents attending Hartford schools Topics: To encourage a wide variety of responses, contest participants are invited to choose 1 of the following 3 topics: 1. Who is your racial justice […]

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Oct
09

HPS Community Celebrates MLK Campus Reopening with Ribbon Cutting

Above, flanked by community members and dignitaries, Superintendent Dr. Leslie Torres-Rodriguez (center) helps students, Marcus Edmonson, Kadian Megee, Kayden Glasgow, and Lauren Preddie with the heavy ceremonial scissors as the ribbon is cut. On Oct. 7, 2020, Hartford Public Schools celebrated the reopening of the Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Campus with students, teachers, principals, public officials, and […]

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Oct
07

Hispanic Heritage Month at Parkville Community School

Enjoy the descriptions and pictures about the art, books, culture, and heritage that Parkville Community School students have been creating, exploring, and learning about during Hispanic Heritage Month. 2nd Grade – Mrs. Hahn’s class. We are reading books that explore different cultures in Hispanic and Latin countries. In my room we have a lot to […]

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Oct
06

CT Grown for CT Kids Week 

CT Grown for CT Kids Week is an annual celebration every October in Connecticut that aims to showcase and support local agriculture, education, and our community commitment to the importance of healthy nutritious meals in schools. Each year, legislators, food service directors, farmers and students gather together through farm to school activities and consumption of local products. This year the celebration was virtual and featured a video [...]
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Oct
04

Arts & Technology Virtual Learning Saturday Program

Register for online Saturday classes for students in grades 2-9:   10/31 – 12/19 (no class 11/28) 8 AM – 12:30 PM   REGISTER AT WWW.FPSCT.ORG/FCE

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Oct
02

ICYMI: Family Learning Session about Google Classroom

On Thursday, October 1, 2020, we presented two virtual learning sessions about Google Classroom; in English: 5:00 PM – 5:45 PM, and in Spanish: 6:00 PM – 6:45 PM. You can watch the Learning Sessions below and explore their useful instructional presentations in English and in Spanish. Our Family Learning Session in English about Google […]

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