Education

Strat Parrott in First cohort of graduates from Leadership Hamilton County Schools

Strat Parrott in First cohort of graduates from Leadership Hamilton County Schools

The first class of Leadership Hamilton County Schools completed their year of work and graduated today with a better understanding of the schools in our community and the challenges faced as the district prepares graduates for success after high school. Leadership Hamilton County Schools was a new opportunity for the community to get involved in our public schools this year. The first class included 16 community leaders representing businesses, non-profits, government, and faith-based organizations. The program involved six-sessions during the school year that allowed participants to experience the people and programs in our area schools preparing our children for success.

Scenic City's Civil War history brought to life with new technology

Scenic City's Civil War history brought to life with new technology

Strat Parrott knows a lot about the Battles for Chattanooga, calling it a very pivotal part of the Civil War. For years, the story of those 5 Civil War Battles have played out through narration and small lights on this topographical map.

" I really wanted to be able to take this as a time to showcase some of what I've done around the world and bring it back home," Parrott says. He spent years making interactive exhibits in Japan.