Education

May 17, 2021

The Nutley Public Library invites Nutley children, teens and adults to once again participate in their Summer Reading Program with a special kick-off event on Saturday, June 26 from 11 AM to 2 PM. Children and teens who register for the Summer Reading Program can stop by the library grounds and ...

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The North Plainfield Education Association (NPEA) will host A Vision for the Future of North Plainfield: How Will the Pandemic Change the Future of our Schools? on May 27at 6 PM. As more educators get vaccinated and schools return to in-person learning, everyone is wondering: Will the last year ...

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Bipartisan legislation sponsored by Senator Steven Oroho that would establish a pilot program in the Department of Education to support FIRST Robotics Programs in school districts was advanced by the Senate Education Committee. Bipartisan legislation sponsored by Sen. Steven Oroho that would ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ — The West Essex YMCA wants to ensure that water safety doesn’t get lost in the community’s eagerness to return to a “normal” summer. As temperatures rise, kids want to cool off, whether that is in home pools, ponds, lakes, rivers, streams or oceans. And that means the risk of ...

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Summit Prep invites you to join them for a presentation and discussion on the most recent trends in college admissions and an update on standardized testing. Date: Tuesday, May 18 Time: 8:00-9:00 pm EST Location: Zoom (Zoom link, Meeting ID, and Passcode will be emailed upon ...

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On Tuesday, May 18th at 7:30pm the New Providence Alliance, to prevent alcohol and drug abuse, is sponsoring a screening of the documentary THE UPSTANDERS. A panel discussion will follow.  The topic of suicide is addressed. The film is recommended for adults, and youth in grades 7+ with adult ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, N.J. -- The students in Kim Donnelly’s Law classes at Union Catholic were treated to a very special guest on Monday when Union Catholic graduate Fabiana Pierre-Louis, sworn in as the first black female justice on the New Jersey Supreme Court last summer, spoke to them via ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS, NJ -- Union Catholic will be hosting several Summer Camps and Workshops this summer. Here's a look at what's being offered, and how to get additional details, and registration information.  The summer programs being offered are a Speech & Debate Program, Theatre Master ...

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SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Staff Appreciation Week at Coles Elementary School was busy!  The week started off with handwritten notes for teachers and staff from students.  These notes went in balloon bouquets that were made by CZ Balloons, a business owned by a Coles Moms. On Tuesday, the ...

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SOUTH BRUNSWICK, NJ - We are grateful for your new or nearly-new book and media donations to the Friends of the South Brunswick Public Library on Saturday,  June 5 from 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and Sunday, June 6 from noon to 3 p.m. Please box your items and drop off in the rear of our parking lot ...

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St. Rose of Lima’s Troop 17 in Short Hills recently held an afternoon Court of Honor ceremony to welcome eight new Eagle Scouts — the highest rank in scouting. Held on the steps of the church in compliance with CDC guidelines, the event saw the induction of Andrew Bisig; Tanish Tyagi; Daniel ...

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Verona, NJ -- Our Lady of the Lake School, a two-time National Blue Ribbon School of Excellence, recently received a $3,000 grant from the Investors Foundation. The grant will help further Our Lady of the Lake’s 1:1 technology mission of providing a Chromebook to each student in grades 5 through ...

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Reconnecting Students after Long Absence from In-person Meetings PLAINFIELD, NJ — The Plainfield High School Teen Parenting Program held its first-ever socially distant Parents Day to reconnect students with their classmates after a long absence from in-person meetings.  “After such a ...

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Novel Energy Storage Devices. Efficient Removal of Particulate Matter. Macroinvertebrate Pollution Tolerance in Freshwater Systems. Identifying Atrial Fibrillation Rhythms. These are the projects by seven Yorktown High School students that were top finishers in the virtual Tri-County Science and ...

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All child care center’s operating in New Jersey must be licensed by the New Jersey Department of Children and Families, Child care centers must comply with a manual that contains over 700 regulations with an additional 200 Covid requirements via Governor Murphy’s Executive Orders under the current ...

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Short Hills, New Jersey –  Community Congregational Church, located at 200 Hartshorn Drive, Short Hills, invites your children, age 3rd to 5th grade to head out on an imaginary quest through hidden ruins, ancient caves and dense jungles at “Treasured” Vacation Bible Camp. The camp, which runs from ...

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Techsplorers Club returns to the Nutley Public Library on Saturday, May 15 at 3:00 PM. This event features hands-on activities highlighting science, technology, creativity and engineering for students in grades 4-6 in a fun and interactive way! Instructor Mr. L will show students how to program ...

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HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - The Primrose School of Hillsborough is excited to announce our events for the month of May! We are hosting a Virtual Open House for our Wonder Program (ages 6 weeks up to 3 years) on Wednesday, May 12th @ 6:30 pm and for our Venture Program (ages 3 years and up) on Wednesday, ...

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Summit Medical Group Foundation (SMGF) wants health care to be accessible to everyone in the communities they serve. Easing the financial burden for tomorrow’s health care professionals can help make that happen, which is why SMGF is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for ...

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Summit Medical Group Foundation (SMGF) wants health care to be accessible to everyone in the communities they serve. Easing the financial burden for tomorrow’s health care professionals can help make that happen, which is why SMGF is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for ...

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Registration is now open for the New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra's 2021 Young Artist Concerto Competition.  Visit njio.org for more details!   

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WEST ORANGE, NJ – This Friday May 7th, families from West Orange will protest, asking for more in-person learning for the children of their town. Where: West Orange Board of Education Building; 179 Eagle Rock Ave, West Orange When: May 7, 2021 2:00PM to 3:00PM Why: To demand that the West ...

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Summit Medical Group Foundation (SMGF) wants healthcare to be accessible to everyone in the communities they serve. Easing the financial burden for tomorrow’s healthcare professionals can help make that happen, which is why SMGF is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for ...

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College Funding Workshop-Sparta NJ Cornerstone College Solutions is holding a free, virtual college funding workshop next week, Tuesday, May 11th at 7:00pm for the Sparta Library but all are welcome. If you'd like to learn about the important aspects of establishing or optimizing your college ...

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Registration is now open for the New Jersey Intergenerational Orchestra's 2021 Young Artist Concerto Competition.  Visit njio.org for more details!   

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Please join the College Woman's Club of Westfield on Thursday, May 20, at 7 p.m., as Moira McCullough, founder of College Scoops, leads us through a demo of her incredibly useful and insightful tool for our high school college hunters.   Moira will walk us through the use of College Scoops and ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - In celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week, the West Essex YMCA is offering all local teachers and their families free use of the Y for the entire month of May. “Our communities are stronger because of our teachers and the tireless commitment they have to the education of ...

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LIVINGSTON, NJ - In celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week, the West Essex YMCA is offering all local teachers and their families free use of the Y for the entire month of May. “Our communities are stronger because of our teachers and the tireless commitment they have to the education of ...

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WAYNE, NJ - In celebration of Teacher Appreciation Week, the Wayne YMCA is offering all local teachers and their families free use of the Y for the entire month of May. “Our communities are stronger because of our teachers and the tireless commitment they have to the education of youth, ...

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Monmouth County, NJ - The Board of Directors of the Woman's Exchange of Monmouth County presented a check of $350,000 to Dr. David Stout, president of Brookdale Community College. These funds will provide scholarships over ten years to women, age 25 or older, living in Monmouth County enrolling ...

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