Juneteenth Moment of Reflection

Juneteenth Moment of Reflection

Tomorrow is Juneteenth. HDESD will honor this day with a minute of silence and reflection at noon. This is time for reflection and recognition of the movement to advance social justice and unite against racism. We join a growing number of organizations—from large...
Paul’s Update — Week of June 8

Paul’s Update — Week of June 8

Thanks for tuning in for Paul’s weekly update. Here are a few of the highlights: Celebrating Our Retirees Thank you to our incredible HDESD retirees… Bill Anderson Wendy Adams Shawna Bell Sandy Bishop Catherine Halliwell-Templin Sherry Day Diane Hower Nancy...
On Racism and Equity

On Racism and Equity

My Equity Stance Paul Andrews, Superintendent, June 2020 This clip was part of the June 3 weekly update to HDESD staff. Before I move on, I want to stop… take a step back…and acknowledge what’s going on in the world around us. Beyond the uncertainties of...
Paul’s Update — Week of June 1

Paul’s Update — Week of June 1

Thanks for tuning in for Paul’s weekly update. He answered questions about the furlough, spoke out about the killing of George Floyd and our continuing call to action to combat and change systemic racism, and shared some of the things we know about next fall. Key...