Education

December 11, 2018

Grants fund innovative programs in the Arts, Special Needs Education and Science Parsippany, NJ November 30, 2018 - Supporting educational enrichment in the township, the Parsippany Education Foundation has awarded $13,057.64 to fund 10 innovative programs during the 18-19 school year.  Spanning ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - After a brief investigation by the Parsippany Police Department’s Investigative Division, Dawn Filippone, a 45-year-old female from Parsippany, was arrested on December 6th, 2018 and charged with 1 count of 3rd Degree Misapplication of Entrusted Property. The investigation began ...

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Parsippany High School will be inducting their 2019 Hall of Fame Class on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 at 5:00 in the Media Center with a brief ceremony at the start of the Boys Basketball game at 7:00. PHS would like to invite community members, alumni, parents and students to celebrate with us at ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – On Nov. 29, TAPinto Montville reported that a substitute teacher at Cedar Hill Elementary School told first graders that Santa did not exist. In addition, the sub told the kids that the Tooth Fairy, the Elf on the Shelf, and the Easter Bunny are all fake as well. Parents in ...

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  PARSIPPANY, NJ - Together, the American Library Association and Google have awarded the Parsippany Public Library microfunding to help prepare kids with future skills this week.  This is part of a #1,000,000 collaboration with the #GrowWithGoogle initiative that is in action across all 50 ...

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Apply Today to Take Advantage of the Best Selection of Courses RANDOLPH, NJ — Registration is still taking place for the Winterim semesters at County College of Morris (CCM). Winterim classes, which are offered online in a condensed format, are a convenient way to earn some extra credit and ...

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MONTVILLE, NJ – Social media was steaming and Montville parents were fuming when a parent whose child is a first grader at Cedar Hill Elementary in Towaco posted onto the Montville Moms Facebook page Nov. 29 that a substitute teacher identified only as “Ms. M” had told the children in the class ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - Another month of student recognition for their musical talent from MPAC.  This month's recognition for Parsippany Music Students are: Nathan Lee, Grade 7, Brooklawn Middle School; Parsippany; Nominated by Joseph Stella  and Andrew Lie, Grade 12, Parsippany High School; Parsippany; ...

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Novartis Inspires Students at 11th Annual Disability Mentoring Day.  ·         Participation of around 100 students from 14 New Jersey schools ·         Program designed to build confidence and help inspire students on future career paths ·         Students also learned how to practice ...

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BLOOMFIELD, NJ – There seems to be an alarming link between technology and teen self-harm.  Recent studies indicate that suicide rates among teenagers have risen to coincide with their ownership of smartphones and use of social media.   The Bloomfield Municipal Alliance Committee and ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ – County College of Morris (CCM) and the Morris County Vocational School District (MCVSD) will be hosting a showcase to share the impact of their joint programs that train high school students for the careers of today and tomorrow. The Career and Technical Education Partnership ...

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PARSIPPANY, NJ - The Northvail Elementary School is hosting their first Designer Purse Bingo and Mini Tricky Tray on Thursday November 15th at the PAL Building.  Doors open at 6pm with Bingo starting at 7pm.  Admission is $30 and includes 10 games.  The event is open to people 18 years and older ...

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NORFOLK, Va. – A 2017 Parsippany High School graduate and Parsippany, New Jersey, native is serving in the U.S. Navy aboard the guided-missile destroyer USS Mason.  Navy Seaman Kyle Braen is a culinary specialist aboard the warship, based in Norfolk, Virginia. USS Mason is named after Secretary ...

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LAKE HOPATCONG, N.J. - The Association of New Jersey Environmental Commissions (ANJEC) awarded the Lake Hopatcong Foundation Floating Classroom an Environmental Achievement Award “for outstanding accomplishment in local environmental protection” at its 45th Annual Environmental Congress at Mercer ...

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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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