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Top-Notch Education Collection

Milton Hershey School teachers are experts and innovators in their field who provide students an experiential education like no other. See how we lead the way in thought leadership.


Music Still Plays at Milton Hershey School Amid the Pandemic

Featuring Ed Varner, MHS Director of Visual and Performing Arts Just like the sign says at Catherine Hall, although physically distant, the Milton Hershey School music program is still musically...

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Milton Hershey School Shares Ways to Celebrate Read Across America Day

By Jennifer Hendry, MHS Learning Resource Specialist Reading is a powerful tool. Readers can explore faraway places and meet new friends in the pages of a good book. Read Across...

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Extreme Carolina Podcast Shares the Milton Hershey School Story and Mission

Featuring Justin Lee, MHS Talent Acquisition Specialist Extreme Carolina is a North Carolina-based podcast that focuses on sharing great stories about great people. They recently welcomed Justin Lee from Milton...

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Physical Distancing and Virtual Education Hasn’t Stopped Milton Hershey School’s Hands-On Approach to Learning

Milton Hershey School’s Career and Technical Education (CTE) program, and its 12 career pathways, prepare students for college or career. In fact, this curriculum has been ingrained in the school’s...

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Milton Hershey School Teachers Prove to be Exceptional Innovators in their Field

Milton Hershey School teachers are innovators who think outside the box—which is one of the reasons students get an experience like no other when they enroll. During the second half...

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Education Week Highlights Milton Hershey School for Keeping Teacher Morale High During the Pandemic

Featuring Tara Valoczki, Elementary School Principal To help our teachers be at their best during the COVID-19 pandemic, Milton Hershey School has provided a host of unique wellness supports. Education...

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Milton Hershey School Teacher Shares Art Activities that Help Students Creatively Work Through Emotions

Featuring John Davis, MHS Art Educator and Gallery Coordinator Did you know that coloring, sketching, and creating can help with navigating emotions? As the pandemic continues to produce anxiety and...

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Milton Hershey School Music Teacher’s Perspective on Trauma-Informed Music Education

By David Knott, MHS Visual and Performing Arts Teacher It’s hard to really know what others are going through and how they are mentally and emotionally navigating the world around...

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Begin Every Day with Two Words: Be Significant

By Dennis Moore, MHS Senior Division Science Teacher When I leave my house every morning, I think of two words—be significant. It’s my responsibility to be significant in the lives...

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Role Modeling in Many Ways

By Morgan Espenshade, MHS Middle Division Social Studies Teacher After student teaching at Milton Hershey School in 2011, MHS employees encouraged me to apply for an open teacher position. I...

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