TJ Best Handling Schools' Anti-Bullying Program

PATERSON, NJ - Theodore Best is now serving as Paterson Public Schools' anti-bullying coordinator.

Best, a Passaic County freeholder and a former Paterson school board member,was hired as the district's $75,000 interim Supervisor of Special Projects during the summer.

District spokeswoman said Terry Corallo said Best's anti-bullying assignment was only temporary.  He will continue working on the district's efforts to regain local control from the state.

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Corallo also pointed out that Best was appointed to the supervisor's job on an interim basis. "As I mentioned, I will be re-posting for this position later this month and I expect that he will re-apply for the permanent position,'' Corallo said.

The addition of the anti-bullying duties resulted in no change in Best's salary, Corallo said.

 

 
 

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