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May 11 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Experience an Education Transformation
Forget everything you’ve learned about education. See innovation in action: meet the best and brightest of Hartford’s high achievers. Be there as our community comes together to eat, drink, celebrate and hear uplifting stories of success: all to the Achieve Hartford! mission to improve education in our city.
Be a part of our 2nd annual celebration! Join us and learn how innovative ideas and new technology are training the next generation of bright dreamers and big thinkers. Get educated – and be inspired.
Featured Speaker: Charles Best
Founder of DonorsChoose.org, the pioneering crowdfunding nonprofit where anyone can help a classroom in need. Best launched the platform in 2000 out of a Bronx public high school where he taught history. Today, more than two thirds of U.S. public Schools have at least one teacher who has created a project request on DonorsChoose.org, and 1.8 million people have donated $360 million to classroom projects reaching 16 million students.
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