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Tyree Hughey


Assistant Director

As the Assistant Director of Community Schools, Tyree Hughey builds partner capacity to sustain equitable change. In this capacity, Tyree will assist in spearheading the BOOST Community Schools Initiative through effective professional learning opportunities, consistent data review, technical assistance, and the management of school-based partnerships that support the success and well-being of all students, families, and the Waterbury community.

Just shy of two decades, Tyree’s experience in human service, social work, and education has created a sustainable environment with all-around support for students, families, and educators to reach their highest potential. His work primarily has been centered around program development for students; by implementing, improving, and designing best practices for culturally responsive K-12 curriculum. With great success, Tyree has also served as a trained education coach to advance positive and equitable school culture to boost active family engagement.

Tyree holds a Master of Social Work from the University of Connecticut and a Bachelors of Human Services from Villanova University.

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