NJEA’s Classroom Close-up, NJ, now in its 21st season, won its 13th Emmy Award. The winning show features the following schools: Alan B. Shepard Elementary School in Old Bridge (Middlesex… Continue Reading
EdCamp – EdCamp STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, the Arts, and Math) is an “unconference”, an opportunity for educators to work together to provide free, participant-driven… Continue Reading
Musical Thread – Two brothers and their best friend grew up in the streets of Camden wondering what their future would hold. All three returned to not only teach music at the public schools,… Continue Reading
High Tech Hall – Moodle, Google, SMART Boards, delicious, Skype, Twitter, and Wikis — these are all a part of the expanded high tech hall at the NJEA Convention. There’s… Continue Reading
Men of Distinction – Men of Distinction is an after school club at Charles W. Lewis Middle school in Gloucester Township designed to instill character, pride and values in male… Continue Reading
“Whodunnit?” The piece covered Advanced Placement biology students at Nottingham North High School in Hamilton who participate in a CSI type investigation by using DNA.
Mentoring in Action – Genny Di Trani is devoted to the education profession and she wants all new teachers to learn from great teachers. She heads up the mentoring program at the Dumont… Continue Reading
Blueberry Legislation – Students at Veterans Memorial Elementary School in Brick participated in New Jersey’s political process by successfully passing a bill to make blueberries… Continue Reading
Walk in my Shoes – Have you ever wondered what it is like for people who can’t see, or can’t walk, or can’t talk? Well the students at Memorial Middle School in Fair Lawn are learning firsthand… Continue Reading
Migratory Birds – Maureen Barrett’s eighth-grade students from Mt. Laurel Middle School join volunteers at Reed’s Beach to witness a massive migration of shorebirds and … Continue Reading
SAM – Student Advocates for Millennium began at Millburn High and has been expanded to a state-wide conference to help students with learning disabilities deal with school,… Continue Reading
Holocaust – Students from Lincoln Elementary in Garwood have the chance to meet Holocaust survivors and other eyewitnesses to the Nazi atrocities.
In the Gleaming… Continue Reading