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.
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.