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GreatSchools.org: Six Dangerous Teen Trends

You really don’t want to know about these dumb and dangerous things some teens are doing — but you should. by: GreatSchools Staff | The Tide pod challenge It started as a spoof and then went viral in one of the most baffling social media trends of 2017: teens posting... Read more →


GreatSchools.org: Empathy’s poster child

Touched by an image of child slaves, a little girl pledges to do something about it — and turns her family upside down. by: Carol Lloyd | July 7, 2019 (Gloucestercitynews.net)--Vivienne Harr was 8 years old when her parents brought home a book featuring photographs of modern day slaves. She... Read more →


OP-ED: THE MYTH OF SISYPHUS AND THE ACHIEVEMENT GAP

By JOHN KELLMAYER The tension between Americans’ belief in equality of educational opportunity and personal liberty means there will always be an achievement gap John Kellmayer I was a New Jersey school district superintendent for 17 years. I dealt with the achievement gap on a frequent basis. The New Jersey... Read more →


Teachers Union Demonstrates in Bellmawr; Schools Closing? How Much Do Teachers Make?

photo credit (CNBNewsnet) UPDATED/CORRECTED William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet Members of the New Jersey Teachers Union were demonstrating this past weekend at the Route 42 overpass on Creek Road, Bellmawr. Some of the signs they were carrying read: Hurting the Middle Class Hurts Everyone Say No to Swindler Sweeney... Read more →


Congratulations to the Alice Costello School Class of 2019

BROOKLAWN, NJ (Gloucestercitynews.net)(June 12, 2019)--The Commencement exercise for the Alice Costello School Class of 2019 was held on Tuesday evening, June 11, 2019 at the Alice Costello School in Brooklawn. Graduation diplomas were presented to 34 students. This year the students chose the theme “A Journey of Friendship” for the... Read more →


Gloucester High School Guidance Counselor Receives Award

GLOUCESTER CITY, NJ (gloucestercitynews.net)--Gloucester City High School guidance counselor, Mr. George Bakey, who was honored as the recipient of the General Colin Powell Community Service Award at Tuesday night’s “Our Community Salutes” banquet. The Colin Powell Award, named after General Colin Powell, U.S. Army (Ret.), is a public service award... Read more →


Brooklawn Officials Thank the 3rd Grade Class at Alice Costello School

BROOKLAWN, NJ--Brooklawn Mayor and Council posted a special thank you to the 3rd-grade class at Alice Costello School who have created this beautiful tree that is on display at Borough Hall. The artwork is part of their recent Arbor Day celebration that included the dedication of a new tree for... Read more →


Maryland HS Teacher ‘LifeChanger of the Year’ Grand Prize Winner

English teacher Keishia Thorpe receives $10,000 for inspiring her immigrant students to follow her path and achieve their dreams of higher education MONTPELIER, Vt.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Keishia Thorpe, an English teacher and track and field coach at International High School Langley Park in Bladensburg, MD, has been selected as the Grand Prize... Read more →


SCHOOLS SLAP DOWN NEW DRESS CODE … FOR PARENTS

Mary Margaret Olohan | Reporter A Texas high school and several other United States high schools are instituting dress codes for parents that ban shower caps, short dresses, lingerie and other clothing the schools deems inappropriate for an educational space. The principal at James Madison High School in Houston, Carlotta... Read more →


Kate Smith Statue Covered in Black; Consolidate School Districts ? ; GHS Alumni Hall of Fame Update

CNBNews TIPS AND SNIPPETS William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet Kate Smith; After decades Flyers Condemn Good Luck Charm POLITICAL CORRECTNESS IS RUINING OUR COUNTRY—The statue of Kate Smith, located outside XFINITY Live in South Philadelphia was covered over with a black cloth and tied down with a rope earlier... Read more →


UDrive. UText. UPay. April 1-April 21:

Brooklawn Police to Participate in Distracted Driving Enforcement and Education Campaign

(Brooklawn, NJ) (March 26, 2019)-- Law enforcement officers from the Brooklawn Police Department will be cracking down on distracted drivers during April as part of New Jersey’s UDrive. UText. UPay. enforcement campaign. Beginning April 1 and running through April 21, the high visibility law enforcement initiative will target motorists who... Read more →


Alice Costello School Student Participates in the Camden County 8th Grade Dialogue

BROOKLAWN, NJ (CNBNewsnet)8th Grade Dialogue--On Wednesday, March 13th, Brooklawn student, Emma Vinci, participated in the Camden County 8th Grade Dialogue. She was chosen to represent Alice Costello Elementary School in the forum that was sponsored by the New Jersey School Boards Association. The 8th Grade Dialogue gave 8th grade students... Read more →


Brooklawn Prekindergarten-Kindergarten Registration March 27

gloucestercitynews.net | March 11, 2019 to March 25, 2019 Related: Alice Costello School Brooklawn School District CNBNews Tips and Snippets CNBNews Point of View Read more →


Brooklawn Prekindergarten and Kindergarten Registration March 27

gloucestercitynews.net | March 11, 2019 to March 25, 2019 Related: Alice Costello School Brooklawn School District CNBNews Tips and Snippets CNBNews Point of View Read more →


Help Wanted: Part-Time Teacher's Aide Position Available at Alice Costello School, Brooklawn

Alice Costello School-Brooklawn, NJ PT Teacher's aide position available immediately CNBNews graphics file must have current Sub cert and fingerprinting Send resume to eboulden@alicecostello.com or call 856-456-4039 x 0 AA/EOE ----------------- Ellen Boulden School Secretary Alice Costello Elementary School 301 Haakon Rd. Brooklawn, NJ 08030 Phone: 856-456-4039 x 0 Fax:... Read more →


Help Wanted: Part-Time Teacher's Aide Position Available at Alice Costello School, Brooklawn

Alice Costello School - Brooklawn NJ Alice Costello School, Brooklawn NJ PT Teacher's aide position available immediately must have current Sub cert and fingerprinting Send resume to eboulden@alicecostello.com or call 856-456-4039 x 0 AA/EOE ----------------- Ellen Boulden School Secretary Alice Costello Elementary School 301 Haakon Rd. Brooklawn, NJ 08030 Phone:... Read more →


Brooklawn's Two Street Stompers Ready for New Year's Day; Their Theme is "Mummers University"

BROOKLAWN, NJ (CNBNewsnet)(December 31, 2018)--Brooklawn's Two Street Stompers held their last practice Saturday and are looking forward to their annual march in the Philadelphia Mummers Parade on New Year's Day. This is their 41st parade. The Two Street Stompers are a family run Mummers Comic Brigade. Approximately 230 members will... Read more →


Brooklawn Police Visit Alice Costello School

(December 2018)(CNBNewsnet)--BROOKLAWN POLICE Chief Shamus Ellis and Investigator Raymond Mckenney had the pleasure of speaking with Ms. Allyssa Lefkowitz's Pre-K class at our Alice Costello Elementary School. The topics ranged from their uniforms and equipment, all the way to arresting Zombies. It was an experience that Chief Ellis and Investigator... Read more →


Alice Costello School Celebrates "Grichmas"

"To love and kindness, the things we need most." By CNBNews Staff BROOKLAWN, NJ (December 23, 2018)--On Friday, December 21, 2018 the Alice Costello Elementary School's gymnasium was transformed into Who-ville just in time for the holidays. The success of last year's "Polar Express" theme inspired the staff to once... Read more →