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Jan. 15, 2021

MHS Teacher’s Selflessness Highlighted by CNN Business

Featuring Matthew Pierce, MHS Senior Division Teacher Matthew Pierce, a Senior Division history and government teacher at Milton Hershey School, was profiled this week by CNN Business for the way...

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Jan. 8, 2021

Milton Hershey School Announces Derry Township Site for First Cost-Free Early Childhood Resource Center

Milton Hershey School (MHS) has announced that it plans to build the first Early Childhood Resource Center (ECRC) of its Early Children Education Initiative in Derry Township. The location will...

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Jan. 6, 2021

Education Week Highlights MHS 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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Nov. 24, 2020

A Life-Changing Mission: FOX43 Showcases How MHS Helps Children in Need

Featuring Shannon Butler, MHS Houseparent Television news station, FOX43, recently aired an in-depth story highlighting how Milton Hershey School lifts children out of poverty. The piece features MHS ninth-grader Candie...

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Nov. 24, 2020

MHS 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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Nov. 18, 2020

NBC10 Shares MHS Psychologist’s Advice for Parents This 2020 Holiday Season

Featuring Dr. Mike Valle, Assistant Director of Psychological Services MHS Assistant Director of Psychological Services Dr. Mike Valle was featured on NBC10 in Philadelphia as an expert in whole child...

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Nov. 2, 2020

ABC27 Features MHS Expert’s Advice on Constructive Conversations and Mutual Respect

Featuring Fonati Abrokwa, Special Assistant to the President for Diversity and Inclusion Fonati Abrokwa ’01, MHS Special Assistant to the President for Diversity and Inclusion, shared tips with ABC27 on...

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Oct. 28, 2020

Teaching Confidence and Empathy Through Educational Travel

Featuring Andrew Miller, Social Studies Curriculum Supervisor and International Learning Experiences Coordinator Education First’s has highlighted Milton Hershey School’s Multicultural and Global Education program in its We Are EF blog....

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Oct. 26, 2020

CBS21 highlights MHS teacher’s service in the classroom and military

Featuring Analyse Gaspich, Middle Division Teacher Harrisburg’s CBS affiliate, WHP-TV CBS 21, spotlights hardworking women in the Susquehanna Valley in their weekly Women at Work segment. The station recently aired...

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Oct. 23, 2020

Milton Hershey School, Hershey Trust Company Receive Court Approval to Advance Cost-Free Early Childhood Education Initiative

Milton Hershey School and the Hershey Trust Company received approval from the Orphans’ Court Division of the Dauphin County Court of Common Pleas to advance the holistic Early Childhood Education...

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