On the final day of school before Winter Break, the Middle School at The Wardlaw+Hartridge School in Edison held its annual Teacher-for-a-Day program. The day began with classes bonding over grade level breakfasts and continued with student teachers guiding their peers in an assortment of interesting classes. Adult teachers were present with each student-teacher to support and assist as needed.

Among the course offerings were: Acrylic Painting, Yoga, Solving a Rubric’s Cube, Making Sugar Free Vanilla Milkshakes, DIY Slime, Softball Basics, Conversational Chinese, Origami, Golf Basics, Mythology, Soccer Skills, Magic Through Tarot Cards, Cookie Decorating and much more.

The Wardlaw+Hartridge School is Central Jersey’s premier PreK-12 independent school. The campus is located at 1295 Inman Ave. in North Edison, near the Scotch Plains border and just five miles from downtown Westfield. It is a private, nonsectarian, coeducational day school that prepares students to lead and succeed in a world of global interconnection. Wardlaw+Hartridge provides an educational atmosphere characterized by academic challenge, support for individual excellence, diversity, and a familial sense of community.