Roundtable Discussion on School Diversity & Equity with U.S. Secretary of Education John King Jr.

Roundtable Discussion on School Diversity & Equity with U.S. Secretary of Education John King Jr.

Hartford Public Schools recently received a visit from U.S. Secretary of Education John King Jr. The secretary was able to share with students at Hartford Magnet Trinity College Academy, and he participated in a powerful roundtable discussion on equity and diversity with students, parents, local leaders, and educators, as well as with some of Connecticut’s highest ranking elected officials.

Photo caption:  Left to right, U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT), U.S. Senator Chris Murphy (D-CT), Sally Biggs, Principal of HMTCA, U.S. Secretary of Education John King Jr., Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy, Hartford Mayor Luke Bronin, and Jahana Hayes, 2016 National Teacher of the Year.

Please click here to watch the video at CT-N.

Click here to read the story in the Hartford Courant.