It is imperative for Hartford Performs to align to the School District’s background check policy. ALL freelance artists are required to have their fingerprints and background check done before their programs are allowed into Hartford Public Schools. If you are an arts organization, Hartford Performs is operating under the assumption that you have done a background check on your employees and will also be held liable for any misconduct of programs entering the schools on your organization’s behalf.
Fingerprinting Process: Updated Information Coming for 2018-19
FAQ Arts Providers have about fingerprinting:
Ensuring students’ safety and wellbeing is of paramount importance, both to Hartford Public Schools and Hartford Performs.
To that end, Hartford Performs will require all of its teaching artists to complete an online mandatory reporter training course through the Connecticut Department of Children and Families. Click below to complete this 45-minute program.