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Making The Grade

Wednesday, Sep 24, 2014 at 01:07 PM EDT

Woodstock Cooking Class: A Recipe for Success

Woodstock Cooking Class: A Recipe for Success

Students at Woodstock Academy have a recipe for success in their cooking class – and it’s much different than your typical home economics classroom.

Thursday, Sep 4, 2014 at 12:00 PM EDT

QU Students Work Shoreline Town Jobs

QU Students Work Shoreline Town Jobs

They say you can’t fight city hall, but some Quinnipiac students spent their summer making it better - eight Presidential Public Service Fellows, working in municipal government in shoreline communities.

Wednesday, Aug 27, 2014 at 02:25 PM EDT

High Road School Helps Students Graduate on Track

High Road School  Helps Students Graduate on Track

This summer, a group of students in Wallingford made sure they stayed on the graduation track at a unique school designed around their special needs, called the High Road School.

Wednesday, Aug 20, 2014 at 03:55 PM EDT

NESS Promotes Hands-On Learning Through Sailing

NESS Promotes Hands-On Learning Through Sailing

Taking kids out of the inner city, and putting them out on the open water, is one of the key goals of NESS – the New England Science and Sailing organization in Stonington.

Monday, Aug 11, 2014 at 06:43 PM EDT

Glastonbury Preschoolers Learn About Healthy Eating

Glastonbury Preschoolers Learn About Healthy Eating

Glastonbury native and 2014 Goddard Teacher of the Year Maureen Moore has created a fitness, nutrition, and education program for students at the preschool where she works.

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