Category: Education

Hired Straight Out of High School

By Brooke Migdon | LONG BRANCH – Not many high school students graduate with a job in the career field of their choice. But 12 ambitious Monmouth County residents are...

September 1, 2017 | comments

Ferries, Trains, and Automobiles: The Untold Story of Commuter Students

By Emma Wulfhorst | For most students, going to school means taking a short ride in a car or school bus. But for a handful of Two River area students,...

August 14, 2017 | comments

Incoming Freshmen Learn Techniques to Handle the Stress of High School

LITTLE SILVER – Red Bank Regional High School has found a unique way to help students transition from 8th grade to high school – yoga. During RBR’s recent Summer Slam,...

August 14, 2017 | comments

Avoiding the ‘Summer Slide’

By Judy O’Gorman Alvarez | RED BANK – School children from low-income families face a special challenge during the summer, when classroom learning stops. Educators call this the summer slide....

August 14, 2017 | comments

The Most Essential Back To School Gift Is You

By Dan Tomasulo | A good teacher or parent is like a good gardener. Your job is to find the inherent qualities of something that needs to thrive – and...

August 13, 2017 | comments

Keep the Focus on Education by Keeping Children Healthy This School Year

By Rajiv Prasad, M.D. | As the lazy days of summer come to an end and parents and children start picking out backpacks and first day outfits, there are several...

August 13, 2017 | comments

Students Take the Wheel In Driving Campaign

  By Elizabeth Wulfhorst || RED BANK – With distracted driving month in full swing, members of Red Bank Catholic’s (RBC) Hot Topics Club are once again partnering with Sansone Jr’s...

April 27, 2017 | comments

Simon To Lead New Asbury Charter School

By Elizabeth Wulfhorst COLTS NECK ­– Dan Simon announced he will be leaving his post as principal of Colts Neck High School at the end of the school year for...

April 7, 2017 | comments

OPED: The Moral and Economic Benefits of Diversity in Schools and Society

By Louis Moore We are a nation of immigrants, and cultural diversity has always been a vital aspect of our society.  “Of every hue and caste am I, of every...

April 6, 2017 | comments

Fourth Graders Set Up Shop To Help Animals

Story and photos by John Burton | KEANSBURG – Teacher Barbara Leary believes her fourth grade class gets the best of all worlds with their fundraising activities. “They learn so...

April 3, 2017 | comments

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