Roosevelt Weaver talks about a unique program he developed for a local elementary school that had students speaking French and Wolof.
Roosevelt Weaver, a retired Principal, believes American schools need greater language exposure. Growing up in the segregated South, Roosevelt Weaver remembers how white boys and black boys would often find themselves on opposite sides of the train tracks. They would start throwing rocks at each other until the cops came and dispersed the group. “I realized […]
It's important to inspire and create opportunities for the children of our future very early on. Thanks to United Way's efforts, they ensure that.
In a time of giving, United Way teamed up with Nila J. Webster to ensure preschoolers enjoyed the holiday season. The United Way of Northern New Jersey is a non-profit organization that aims to ameliorate people’s live and strengthen communities with the primary focus on education, income and health. After all, these are solid foundations to leading a […]
The Montclair YMCA provides an aftercare program where students can finish homework, participate in enrichment activities and meet lifelong friends.
At the Montclair YMCA, every child is important. The Montclair YMCA offers many different programs for the youth of Montclair, one of which is their aftercare program, located at all of the elementary and middle schools in Montclair. Different activities are conducted at each school that work to tailor to every child’s personality. The aftercare […]
Montclair Monthly Poetry Series features Lois Marie Harrod and Deborah LaVeglia at the Montclair Public Library on Jan. 5.
Start the year with an open poetry reading organized by Montclair Monthly Poetry Series. Worried about keeping your New Year’s Resolution to explore more literature (again)? Look no further than 50 South Fullerton Ave. for the perfect opportunity to dive into poetry early in the year. The Montclair Public Library is hosting its Monthly Poetry […]
In the murky darkness that surrounds college applications, College Apps Made Easy is a guiding light for students and parents alike.
Get prepared for college with Corinne Connor. Preparing for college is difficult, which is why there are several services out there to help parents and students through the process. SAT prep courses, tutors, coaches and mentors all encourage students to plan. Corinne Connor, owner of College Apps Made Easy, stands out from the rest. Connor […]
More than just a teacher, Michael Aymar was an inspiration to so many; now the Michael Aymar Foundation continues to help the students he loved.
A beloved teacher’s legacy lives on through Michael Aymar Foundation. Michael Aymar was one of those teachers, the ones that aren’t just doing a job but following a passion. It’s easy to spot them if you’ve ever been lucky enough to be in one of their classrooms. It’s a blessing and privilege to be in […]
Montclair native, Daniel Cruz, creates the Montclair Chess Club in hopes of community engagement to raise awareness about this club.
Master the strategic game of chess with the Founder and Coordinator, Daniel Cruz! Are you intrigued by the game of chess? Curious to learn how to maneuver the sixteen pieces around to capture the opposing pieces according to precise rules? Visit Daniel Cruz’s Montclair Chess Club meetings every Tuesday from 6:30 – 9:30 P.M. The […]
Bring your children to one of their favorite shows, featuring the The Wiggles, right here in the great town of Montclair at The Wellmont Theater.
As the Wiggles makes their way to Montclair, children will be smiling from ear to ear! What a wonderful way to start the month of October than with the visit of the children favorite, The Wiggles! They will be stopping Montclair’s prized venue, The Wellmont Theater, as part of their Wiggle Town Tour on Oct. 1 at 1 […]
MFEE, along with Board of Education and Superintendent, has decided to make a statement in regards to the opposition of Montclair Charter.
MFEE states opposition to Montclair Charter! “For 25 years, the Montclair Fund for Educational Excellence (MFEE) has leveraged resources and support for the Montclair Public Schools. MFEE was forged with an understanding that in the challenging landscape of public school financing, our district cannot rely solely on state funding and tax dollars to provide an exceptional academic experience to […]
The MLC STEM Center, located in Montclair, offers educational workshops for children of all ages.
Enhance the learning experience with MLC STEM Center! If you’re looking for something for the kids to do this summer to keep their brains working, look no further than the MLC STEM Center. The MLC STEM Center is an educational playcenter, a one-stop destination for all things STEM. The center offers educational workshops and classes, […]