Paul’s Update — August 12

Paul’s Update — August 12

Weeks of WelcomeIMPORTANT: ACTION REQUIRED! WOW (Weeks Of Welcome) kicks off today! We’re excited to get an early start so don’t wait to check out our wow.hdesd.org website for information on how we’re kicking off the 2020-21 school year. See the Schedule Thanks for...
Paul’s Update — July 15

Paul’s Update — July 15

Thanks for tuning in for Paul’s weekly update. Here are a few of the highlights: Summer Focus COVID-19 and related school restart plans are at the center of our national and local conversations. The Black Lives Matter movement is continuing to challenge the systemic...
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...