Giving thanks for acts big and small

Even in a year like this one, it’s easy to find things to be thankful for in our schools. Watch as Superintendent Carla Santorno talks about some of the amazing work that our amazing TPS team is doing around the district to ensure they’re serving students and families. From knocking on doors to teaching technology to the simple act of greeting a family at school, our teachers and staff are doing what it takes to keep students involved, motivated and cared for.


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