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Open Choice Students Thrive During Summer Academy

Kamron Redding-Hall is 6, and, although he lives in Hartford, he is getting ready to start the second grade at an elementary school in South Windsor through the Hartford Region Open Choice Program. Kamron says he loves math, likes to read, and has never been fond of summer. “I don’t like summer,” he said. “You don’t learn anything. ”This

CREC Leaders to Participate in Thursday Scavenger Hunt in Hartford

CREC’s 55 agency leaders, including the principals of CREC’s 19 magnet schools, will participate in a two-day leadership retreat this week. The retreat includes a scavenger hunt in Hartford on July 9. The activity will begin and end at the Pump House Gallery in Bushnell Park. The scavenger hunt is designed to help CREC leaders learn more about a

Open Choice Program to Hold Orientation Sessions

The Hartford Region Open Choice Program will hold three orientation sessions for new students. The first session will be held July 8 from 5:30 p. m. to 7 p. m. The second session will be held July 11 from 9:30 a. m. to 11 a. m. , and the final session will be held August 15 from 9:30 a. m. to 11 a. m. All sessions will be held at 34 Sequassen Street in Ha

Writers Project Honors CREC Students

Eleven CREC students recently received honorable mention awards from the Connecticut Writing Project. The Connecticut Writing Project is affiliated with UConn, and it offers professional development opportunities for teachers, schools, and school districts. It also provides students with opportunities to publish their writing. The Connecticut Writi

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CREC Foundation's 10th Anniversary Celebration and
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The CREC Foundation will be hosting a golf classic in celebration of its 10th Anniversary! Funds raised directly benefit children and families impacted by CREC’s mission to improve the quality of public education for all learners.

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