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Students in CNA program will help with current, future nursing needs

The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, Hamilton County Schools (HCS) and Siskin Hospital for Physical Rehabilitation have united to create a state-accredited Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program to support current and future demand for frontline health care workers. The CNA Academy will be administered by the UTC Center for Professional Education (CPE) and housed at The Howard School in Chattanooga. All participants in the program will complete clinical rotations

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Alumna named Hamilton County Teacher of the Year

Michelle Bailey teaches kindergarten and first-grade students in a multi-age classroom at Thrasher Elementary and was named a 2020 Teacher of the Year for Hamilton County Schools.

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Partnership establishes IB Future Ready Institutes at Ooltewah, Signal Mountain high schools

A proposed partnership between the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and Hamilton County school system to bring International Baccalaureate Future Ready Institutes to Ooltewah and Signal Mountain high schools became official today. UTC Chancellor Steve Angle and Hamilton County Schools Superintendent Bryan Johnson signed the partnership agreement before a gathered group of officials and students from the Ooltewah and Signal Mountain schools. Founded in 1968, the International Baccalaureate, or

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Principal Leadership Academy cohort meets on campus

The first class of the Principal Leadership Academy met on the UTC campus recently to explore financial leadership.  The Principal Leadership Academy, a joint effort to shepherd aspiring Hamilton County Schools’ principals, was created by a board representing UTC, Chattanooga Area Chamber of Commerce, the Public Education Foundation and the Hamilton County School system.  The group now governs the program.

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