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EASTCONN Hosts 3rd Annual Summer Literacy Institute

Kick-off your summer in Hampton, with EASTCONN's Summer Literacy Institute.

ACT Students to Present Prism Concert on March 21

Enjoy a family-friendly evening of music, performed by the ACT students.

EASTCONN’s ACT Teacher Chosen to Present at AFT TEACH 2019 Conference

Stacy Vocasek will present “Visual Literacy: Art-based Reading and Writing Strategies”.

EASTCONN Student Named 2019 CAACE Adult Education Learner of the Year

Evan Donlon will be honored March 29, 2019, at the CAACE Conference Awards Luncheon.

CCSU Partners with EASTCONN to Offer a New Master’s in Teacher Leadership Cohort

CCSU’s new, one-year Master’s in Teacher Leadership program at EASTCONN meets the Connecticut State Department of Education requirements for early-career educators

Quinebaug Middle College Deadline for 2019-2020 Applications is February 28

Quinebaug Middle College (QMC) is currently accepting applications for 2019-2020.

CT Tech Act Project to Host Assistive Technology Conference

Connecticut’s Achievement Through Assistive Technology Conference is coming to Hartford on March 29, 2019.

ACT Performing Arts Magnet High School Deadline for 2019-2020 Applications is February 1

Arts at the Capitol Theater (ACT) magnet high school is currently recruiting students.

ACT Performing Arts Magnet High School Presents VideoFest 2019 on January 31st

Arts at the Capitol Theater (ACT) magnet high school students showcase their first semester video work.

“Mind in the Making” for Adults is Coming to a Town Near You

Diane Gozemba has already begun providing train-the-trainer “Mind in the Making” sessions throughout Connecticut and expects to expand into other New England states. 

Coventry & Putnam BOEs Earn CABE “Boards of Distinction” Awards

The awards were presented at the CABE/CAPSS Convention in late fall

Technology Team Creates Data Management Solutions for Educators

 From customer support to professional development and programming, we’re ready to assist

Lucrative Jobs are Out There! QMC Introduces High School Students to In-Demand Manufacturing Careers

EASTCONN’s Quinebaug Middle College (QMC) magnet high school in Danielson offers students a chance to explore the exciting new world of manufacturing through its Manufacturing Pathways program.

Openings Available in Tolland County Head Start Program

In a region where families with low income struggle to find high-quality preschool options for their children, EASTCONN has some good news. 

Cooperative Helps Students with Disabilities Greet Life Head-On

The Woodstock Academy Cooperative program (WAC) has been run by EASTCONN for more than 25 years.

EASTCONN Joins National Leaders in D.C. to Secure Legislative Support for Adult Ed.

EASTCONN Associate Director of Adult and Community Programs Kristin Hempel joined national adult education leaders in Washington, D.C., as part of the annual Coalition on Adult...

Head Start Program Grows To Support Kids and Families

EASTCONN’s Head Start/Early Head Start programs now have more slots available for preschool children in northeastern Connecticut. 

EASTCONN Creates Literacy Kits for Kids

EASTCONN staff devoted time to this community service project as part of their annual Unity Day celebration in late August. 

Slots Remain for 2018-19 at ACT Magnet High School

EASTCONN’s Arts at the Capitol Theater (ACT) magnet high school has a limited number of seats remaining for grade 9-12 students seeking intensive study in...

Ashford Educators Earn Big Awards

Troy Hopkins, Principal of Ashford School and Rebecca Aubrey, the Spanish teacher at Ashford School win awards.

Safe Driving Video Takes Humor Award in DMV Contest

ACT magnet high school students have placed among the top 6 finalists, and received an award for best use of humor, in the tenth annual...

EASTCONN Adult Education Enrolling for Summer Classes

EASTCONN’s Adult Education program is accepting registrations for summer classes in Willimantic and Danielson.

QMC Places 1st and 2nd in Regional Manufacturing Videography Contest

QMC students have taken first place for Best Narration and second place in the Viewer’s Choice category at the EAMA Video Challenge and Film Festival. 

Summer Youth Employment & Training Accepting Applications

The 2018 Summer Youth Employment and Training Program (SYEP), a short-term summer work experience for eligible youth, is now accepting applications.

Early Head Start & Head Start Accepting Applications

EASTCONN’s NAEYC-accredited Early Head Start and Head Start programs are now accepting applications for 2018-2019.

CS4CT (Computer Science For Connecticut) Summit 2018

Nearly 240 Connecticut educators, business leaders and Connecticut Department of Education officials recently attended the CS4CT Summit.

Connecticut Writing Project Presents 29 Awards to ACT Students

UCONN’s 2018 Connecticut Writing Project (CWP) contest has awarded 19 students at EASTCONN’s Arts at the Capital Theater (ACT) magnet high school 29 awards for...

ACT Students Earn 26 Awards In Scholastic’s Writing Contest

Creative Writing students in EASTCONN’s Arts at the Capitol Theater have earned 26 Awards In Scholastic’s Writing Contest.

EASTCONN’s New HR Director Brings Fresh Perspectives to Role

Melanie Marcaccio has joined EASTCONN as the agency's new Human Resources Director.

Rebecca Breen Joins EASTCONN as its New Birth-to-Three Coordinator

Rebecca Breen has joined EASTCONN as the agency’s new Birth-to-Three (B23) Program Coordinator.

ACT Students Walk Out to Support Message of Non-Violence

In response to concerns nationwide about gun violence in schools, 56 students from EASTCONN’s Arts at the Capitol Theater (ACT) magnet high school organized a...

ACT Student Places Top 5 in State Poetry Contest

A student at EASTCONN’s Arts at the Capitol Theater (ACT) magnet high school has placed among the top 5 in the final round of Connecticut’s...

ACT Presents VIVID: Dancefest 2018 on April 6 & 7

EASTCONN’s Arts at the Capitol Theater (ACT) magnet high school will present VIVID: DanceFest 2018 on April 6 and 7, 2018, at 7 p.m.

Spring and Summer Professional Learning Catalog Released

EASTCONN’s comprehensive catalog of regional professional learning offerings for the spring and summer of 2018 has been released.

ACT Student Published in Rattle Magazine

A student enrolled in EASTCONN’s Arts at the Capitol Theater (ACT) magnet high school has been published in Rattle Magazine’s 2018 Anthology of Young Poets.

17 ACT Writing Students Honored in Regional Contest

Seventeen students at EASTCONN’s Arts at the Capital Theater (ACT) magnet high school have won 26 awards for their writing and poetry from the 2018...

Latest News At EASTCONN

EASTCONN Hosts 3rd Annual Summer Literacy Institute

Kick-off your summer in Hampton, with EASTCONN's Summer Literacy Institute.

ACT Students to Present Prism Concert on March 21

Enjoy a family-friendly evening of music, performed by the ACT students.

EASTCONN Student Named 2019 CAACE Adult Education Learner of the Year

Evan Donlon will be honored March 29, 2019, at the CAACE Conference Awards Luncheon.

EASTCONN’s ACT Teacher Chosen to Present at AFT TEACH 2019 Conference

Stacy Vocasek will present “Visual Literacy: Art-based Reading and Writing Strategies”.

CCSU Partners with EASTCONN to Offer a New Master’s in Teacher Leadership Cohort

CCSU’s new, one-year Master’s in Teacher Leadership program at EASTCONN meets the Connecticut State Department...

Quinebaug Middle College Deadline for 2019-2020 Applications is February 28

Quinebaug Middle College (QMC) is currently accepting applications for 2019-2020.

CT Tech Act Project to Host Assistive Technology Conference

Connecticut’s Achievement Through Assistive Technology Conference is coming to Hartford on March 29, 2019.

ACT Performing Arts Magnet High School Deadline for 2019-2020 Applications is February 1

Arts at the Capitol Theater (ACT) magnet high school is currently recruiting students.

ACT Performing Arts Magnet High School Presents VideoFest 2019 on January 31st

Arts at the Capitol Theater (ACT) magnet high school students showcase their first semester video...

“Mind in the Making” for Adults is Coming to a Town Near You

Diane Gozemba has already begun providing train-the-trainer “Mind in the Making” sessions throughout Connecticut and expects to...

Coventry & Putnam BOEs Earn CABE “Boards of Distinction” Awards

The awards were presented at the CABE/CAPSS Convention in late fall

Lucrative Jobs are Out There! QMC Introduces High School Students to In-Demand Manufacturing Careers

EASTCONN’s Quinebaug Middle College (QMC) magnet high school in Danielson offers students a chance to explore the...

Technology Team Creates Data Management Solutions for Educators

 From customer support to professional development and programming, we’re ready to assist

Openings Available in Tolland County Head Start Program

In a region where families with low income struggle to find high-quality preschool options for...

Head Start Program Grows To Support Kids and Families

EASTCONN’s Head Start/Early Head Start programs now have more slots available for preschool children in...

Cooperative Helps Students with Disabilities Greet Life Head-On

The Woodstock Academy Cooperative program (WAC) has been run by EASTCONN for more than 25...

EASTCONN Joins National Leaders in D.C. to Secure Legislative Support for Adult Ed.

EASTCONN Associate Director of Adult and Community Programs Kristin Hempel joined national adult education leaders in...

EASTCONN Creates Literacy Kits for Kids

EASTCONN staff devoted time to this community service project as part of their annual Unity...

Slots Remain for 2018-19 at ACT Magnet High School

EASTCONN’s Arts at the Capitol Theater (ACT) magnet high school has a limited number of...

Ashford Educators Earn Big Awards

Troy Hopkins, Principal of Ashford School and Rebecca Aubrey, the Spanish teacher at Ashford School...

Safe Driving Video Takes Humor Award in DMV Contest

ACT magnet high school students have placed among the top 6 finalists, and received an...

EASTCONN Adult Education Enrolling for Summer Classes

EASTCONN’s Adult Education program is accepting registrations for summer classes in Willimantic and Danielson.

Summer Youth Employment & Training Accepting Applications

The 2018 Summer Youth Employment and Training Program (SYEP), a short-term summer work experience for...

QMC Places 1st and 2nd in Regional Manufacturing Videography Contest

QMC students have taken first place for Best Narration and second place in the Viewer’s Choice category at the...

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