The Barack Obama Green Charter High School Celebrates Earth Day 2017

PLAINFIELD -- APRIL 22, 2017 -- The Barack Obama Green Charter High School Green Team spent the spring semester focusing on Earth Week.  They put together school-wide activities centered on the theme of Reduce, Reuse, Recycle. Early...

chARTer~Tech High School for the Performing Arts Wins 2017 Governor’s Award in Arts Education for Skills & Achievement in Music

SOMERS POINT, NEW JERSEY: The New Jersey State Council on the Arts values the hard work of the teachers and students in our state, and continues to recognize the contribution of outstanding students and teachers in the arts...

A Forest for the Streets: Rutgers–Camden and LEAP Students Team Up to Grow Food Forest in Camden

By Tom McLaughlin More needs to be done – and soon, explains Matthew Closter. With one main supermarket, Camden is a USDA-designated food desert. What’s more, the city continues to be plagued by a number of environmental...

Rutgers–Camden Students Help LEAP Innovators in “Fab Lab”

Liz Ramos sketches out a shape on a notepad while taking inventory of the robotics parts assembled on her desk at the LEAP Academy University Charter School.  If she’s missing a gear or some other piece for her prototype,...