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Juan Griles: Coach of the Year
Recently Eastside Ghosts' Coach Juan Griles was selected as Passaic County's Boy Basketball Coach of the Year. Now the Passaic County Coaches Association has selected Coach Griles as the top coach of the year for all sports! Coach Griles will be honored at the Passaic County Coaches Association Awards Ceremony on Wed., Oct. 1, 2014, 7:30 p.m., at The Brownstone House. Tickets are $40 and must be purchased prior to the dinner. Contact Ms. Conley in the Eastside High School Athletic Department at 973-321-0515. Checks are acceptable and should be made payable to: P.C.C.A.
PEA Labor Contract Approved
The Paterson Public School District and The Paterson Education Association (PEA) are pleased to announce that the PEA membership voted to approve an agreement for a settlement covering school years 2010-11 through 2013-14 and a three year contract covering school years 2014-15 through 2016-17. Further details can be viewed in this press release.
'Double Your Impact' Grant Available
Many educators are familiar with the “DonorsChoose” program (donorschoose. org) where grantors of funds are matched with specific classroom needs and projects. Now, thanks to an anonymous grant, Paterson teachers can “Double Your Impact” for pre-k through grade 2 projects that cost less than $800. This “Double Your Impact” grant is available NOW, so submit your project as soon as possible. Visit the Giving Page to see and donate to active Paterson Double Your Impact school projects, or go to http://www.DonorsChoose.org to learn all about the organization and get started with your special project! For more information, see the attached flyer.
NJ DOE Announces its New InnovateNJ Web Site
The New Jersey Department of Education’s (NJDOE) Office of School Innovation is pleased to announce the launch of the new InnovateNJ initiative. Details can be found in this document and on the InnovateNJ web site.
New Employee Portal!
Check out the new Department of Human Resources interactive employee portal. You can login by clicking here or on the Employee Portal button to the right. Details on this new feature can be found in this flyer. Please note: The Employee Portal works best with the following: Internet Explorer: 7x, 8x, 9x; Chrome: 12+; Safari: 5x; Java: Version 7 update 51.
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