Capital Prep Op-Ed By Jamil Ragland

According to a story published in the Hartford Courant, Capital Preparatory Magnet School admitted at least ten students into its student body outside of the random...

Investing in Hartford’s Future, Part 1: Technology and Education By Jamil Rashad Ragland

Dunkin’ Donuts Park is here. After the delays, litigation and cost overruns, the Hartford Yard Goats played their first home game ever on April...

Academia Rejected Me By Prisca Dorcas Mojica Rodriguez

Fall of 2015, I was prepping to apply to graduate programs. More specifically, during the fall of 2015, I was prepping to apply to...

Dr. Torres-Rodriguez’s Acceptance Speech

Dear Hartford Public Schools, Families, Colleagues, and Friends: I want to express gratitude to each Board member and to Mayor Bronin for their support during...

Student Loan Repayment Guide Available To Assist Connecticut Borrowers

  An estimated 62 percent of 2014 college graduates in state carrying education debt Attorney General George Jepsen, state Consumer Protection Commissioner Jonathan Harris and state...

FirstPerson: How Education Helped Me Become Well-Rounded and Socially Conscious

By Odane Campbell, NEA Intern   While school is primarily an institution of learning, it can also be an enriching and fun place to meet new friends,...

Poet Staceyann Chin Teaches Her Daughter a Lesson About Consent

Poet, performance and activist Staceyann Chin has been teaching her 3-year-old daughter invaluable lessons about issues like the finer points of social justice and...

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How the Clash Between Politics, Sports and Race is shaping the News By Demetrius...

This year has been a year filled with exhilaration, exuberance, vivacity, suspense, and controversy in the national sports scene. The Mayweather-McGregor fight was perhaps the...

Pro-Choice Values Matter: The Anti-Choice Movement is Hiding in our Backyard by Erica Crowley

This is a war. It’s a war on our bodies and our lives, and on this sidewalk, is where you’ll see that ugliness first...

Moving Hartford Forward by Rep. Angel Arce

I love Hartford. It’s the place I’ve called home since I was six years old. Hartford is a great city because of its people,...