Education

October 9, 2018

HILLSBOROUGH, NJ - A Montgomery High School teacher who lives in Hillsborough has been arrested and faces charges of sending nude photos of herself and sexually-explicit messages via social media to a Montgomery High School student over a period of several months. Michelina Aichele, 29 of ...

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Bullying takes various forms, from physical abuse to verbal attacks and rumor-spreading, but always, the intention is to inflict harm. October is National Bullying Prevention Month, with a goal of raising awareness about bullying and teaching adults and children how to prevent and stop it. “It ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - After a press release was issued that a large demonstration was being organized by members of the Parsippany-Troy Hills Education Association to take place prior to the Board of Education meeting on Thursday, September 13, teachers and administrators showed up to express their ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Parsippany has three high school students to celebrate!  Three juniors have been names Semifinalists for the National Merit Scholarship program. They are Tyler Lee from Parsippany Hills and Andrew Hsieh and Kevin Weiss from Parsippany High. These academically talented high ...

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TRENTON, NJ— Lawmakers on a joint Senate-Assembly education committee expressed concerns and questioned Gov. Phil Murphy’s rush to phase out a statewide standardized exam, calling for meetings to be held and more data to be provided. State education commissioner Lamont Repollet appeared before a ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - The Seton Hall University student who died from injuries sustained when he fell off of the campus' parking deck on Tuesday afternoon has been identified as Julian M. Mislavsky in a letter to the Seton Hall community from Interim President Mary J. Meehan. Mislavsky was a senior ...

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SOUTH ORANGE, NJ - A Seton Hall University student sustained serious injuries after falling from the campus' parking deck. The incident happened before 1 p.m. on Tuesday, according to a tweet from the University's Twitter account. The student was taken to University Hospital in ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK - Rutgers University funding-raising efforts brought in $223.4 million for the 2017-18 academic year, more than $10 million above what was raised the previous year and the largest amount ever collected in a single year, university officials said. The donations were 6.8 ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – County College of Morris (CCM) is the host training site for the Creative Positive Expression Program (CPEP) that trains volunteers to work with the drug courts in Morris and Sussex counties to assist offenders with pursuing a positive direction rather than being ...

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Gov. Phil Murphy’s administration is facing a Friday deadline to respond to a lawsuit seeking to desegregate schools in cities like Newark, Camden, New Brunswick, as well as districts throughout the state with a large population of minority students. Such a lawsuit drives directly to New ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ -Parsippany HS Marching Band members will be washing all cars big and small to raise funds for the PHS Band Boosters general fund, which helps finance the PHSBB annual Scholarship awards.   PHS Band Boosters will be hosting their annual Summer Car Wash Fundraiser on Saturday ...

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NEWARK, NJ - A group of parents is appealing to the state Supreme Court to hear their case challenging state laws that require newer teachers be laid off first without considering job performance.   The case, filed in 2016, has already been dismissed by the state superior and appellate ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ - There is an excellent opportunity available to all Morris County residents, including Parsippany, to take a free one day class at CCM that would help sharpen business, communication and computer skills. You can read the full press release below: CCM OFFERS CAREER EDUCATION FOR ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Mallory Rose Grossman, a girl from Rockaway, NJ, took her own life last June at the age of 12. Following this tragedy, her parents, Dianne and Seth Grossman, started a charitable foundation called Mallory’s Army. Its mission is to change behavior, provide education to ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ -  PSEG awarded an $850 scholarship to Abhisheksinh Salunia of Parsippany, who was one of the Morris County Vocational School's students who received a college scholarship at an event hosted by the Morris County Freeholders at their meeting in Morristown. You can read the full ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – Tired of making minimum wage, feel trapped in a dead-end job or just not sure that you can afford college? County College of Morris (CCM) will be offering two Career Showcases this month to share what the best careers are in information technology and manufacturing, including what ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Friends of the Library are holding an ongoing lobby sale featuring children’s books at the Main Library which is located at 449 Halsey Road in Parsippany.   All young readers, teachers or adults interested in building your own collection or library are encouraged to come ...

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TRENTON, NJ— Some county college students around the state could attend classes in 2019 for free thanks to a pilot program launched by Gov. Phil Murphy’s administration yesterday. The program, the Community College Innovation Challenge, is the first phase of the governor’s initiative to provide ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Five people have thrown their hats in the ring for Board Positions on the Parsippany Board of Education. Three of the filers have an uncontested race.  They are: Member of Bd. of Ed. 3 year term, vote 3 Susy Golderer Judy Mayer Frank Neglia Two people have also ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ -  In its newly released 2019 “Best Schools” list, national educational research and rankings firm Niche has placed Parsippany Public Schools No. 37. Parsippany-Troy Hills Township Schools is a highly rated, public school district located in Parsippany, NJ. It has 6,866 students in ...

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Registration is now open for the Adath Shalom Religious School! Religious School tuition is free for all new students in grades 3 through 7 (synagogue membership is required) and half-price for new students in grades K through 2.   The first day of Religious School for all students is Sunday, ...

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NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ - Rutgers University Board of Governors today approved a 2.3 percent hike in tuition and fees, as well as increases for dorm rooms and meals, for the 2018-2019 academic year. The increase now brings the annual cost for undergraduate students to $14,975, which is $337 more than ...

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FREEHOLDERS HONOR OUTSTANDING EAGLE SCOUTS REPRESENTING TROOPS IN FOUR MORRIS COUNTY TOWNS The Morris County Board of Freeholders recently honored seven Eagle Scouts from troops in Denville, Morristown, Parsippany, and Roxbury for a series of ambitious scout projects that helped them attain Boy ...

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The definition of a free country is where the government does not control what people say or do for political reasons and where people can express their opinions without punishment. The transition from a totalitarian state to a free country will be long and slow. In a 2017 report Freedom ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - On June 21st, the class of 2018 of Parsippany Hills High School lined up in blue and black for the distribution of diplomas, ready to make their last exit. 278 Seniors sat on their prominent football field smiling up to loved ones on the bleachers, where they spent most of their ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Congratulations to all the graduates of the Class of 2018 of both Parsippany High and Parsippany Hills.  Send us your messages via facebook or to lali@tapinto.net!

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ROXBURY, NJ - The Lake Hopatcong Foundation this spring christened its new Floating Classroom, dubbed “Study Hull,” and has since educated nearly 800 local students aboard the vessel, a 40-foot pontoon boat. As the school year comes to an end, the lessons will continue: the Lake Hopatcong ...

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SUMMIT, NJ - On Sunday, June 3, the Class of 2018 graduated at the 124th Kent Place School Commencement. Among the 67 members of the Class of 2018 was (pictured) Angela Maliakal. Congratulations!

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  PARSIPPANY, NJ - Lake Hiawatha resident, Lisa Klink was awarded the College of Education Medallion for the Robin Haskell McBee Award for Exemplary Teacher Leadership, from Rowan University. Lisa is a seven year special education science teacher that works at Schuyler-Colfax Middle School in ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - On Thursday May 17th, Kristina Berrios graduated from The College of New Jersey with a BA in English Secondary Education.  Kristina is a 2014 graduate of Parsippany High School.  Congratulations Kristina!

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