Teacher at Annie Fisher Surprised By Milken Award: Education’s “Oscar” Came With a $25,000 Check
What was billed as aschool assembly andcelebration turned into a shocking surprise for fifth grade teacher Tamika Knight of the Annie Fisher STEM Magnet School, when she was presented with the prestigious Milken Educator Award. The unsuspecting Ms. Knight, who sat quietly behind her students during the initial portion of the event, opened her eyes wide in utter disbelief when she heard her name announced.
Student Senate Officers Air Issues of Concern during Interview by Dr. Christina M. Kishimoto for Hartford Public Access Television
Last week Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Christina M. Kishimoto had the distinct pleasure of interviewing the Student Senate President, Tiffany Mitchell and Hartford's two Student Delegates to the Board of Education, Minny Lesperance and Joselyn Arroyo for the Conversations in Educationtelevision interview show at Hartford Public Access (Channel 5.)
The District Choice Lottery a Success! This year’s School Choice Lottery wrapped up on January 31st and every one of our district’s 1,015 eighth grade students met the Thursday, January 31, 2013, deadline for completing the mandatory choice application identifying the theme-based high schools or magnet schools they would prefer to attend.