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Pairing and Sharing Instructional Resources via Teleconferencing - Round I

Round II - (October 1, 2001 - September 30, 2002) Funding was $3.9 million from the Technology Literacy Challenge Fund (CFDA #84.318) for 32 grant awards at $125,000. The grant program extends from October 1, 2001 through September 30, 2002. Round II shared the same program purposes and had an additional requirement that the partners must demonstrate distance learning connectivity prior to the start of the funding period.

Lead District's County

Lead School District/
Lead District Superintendent/
Project Director/ Project Director's Phone

Lead
School's Method of Connection

Partner School District

Partner School's Method of Connection

Project Description

Targeted Grade Level

Nonpublic Schools

Atlantic

Hamilton Township Schools

Sharon Riordan, Superintendent
Ginger MacBrair, Project Director
609-625-6601

ISDN

 

Mullica Township Schools

ISDN

Sharing lessons and preparing students for lessons in reading, writing, mathematics and a lifetime of career success.

7-8

  • St. Vincent DePaul, Mays Landing

  • Bergen

    Lodi School District

    Paula N. Fiduccia, Superintendent
    Charlotte L. Banks, Project Director
    973-778-4620

     

    ATM

     

    North Arlington

    ATM

     

    Collaborating via electronic journalism, online publications, calculator-based laboratories, teleconferencing,

    e-mail and interviews with experts to study and share water quality findings that will be posted on a website.

    9-12

  • Immaculate Conception High School

  • Burlington

    Lenape Regional High School

    Daniel Hicks, Superintendent
    Emily Capella, Project Director
    609-268-2000

     

     

    ISDN

     

    Burlington City

    ISDN

    Performing a distance learning program in music (MIDI) and literature before live audiences and creating videotapes for future distribution and viewing.

    9-12

  • St. Mary Academy

  • Burlington

    Springfield Township School District

    Helena Kosoff, Superintendent
    Nancy Holmes, Project Director
    609-723-2479
    Eric Kipins, Tech Support
    856-616-1655

     

    ISDN

     

    New Hanover Township School District

    ISDN

    Integrating Language Arts, World Languages, World Cultures with Visual and Performing Arts to produce the cross age/grade level culminating project "Festival of Friendship and Learning."

    1-3

  • Kings Academy

  • Camden

    Camden County Technical

    R. Sanders Haldeman, Superintendent
    Anthony DePrince, Project Director
    (856) 767-7000

    ISDN

     

    Haddon Heights School District

    ISDN

    Sharing expertise in the areas of distance learning and graphic arts, this project will culminate in the creation of a mock presidential election and two editions of a newspaper that will report on the mock election and other activities of the project.

    9-12

  • Diocesan of Camden

  • Camden

    Winslow Township School District

    Lawrence A. Hobdell, Superintendent
    Andrea Guogas, Project Director
    (609) 561-4102

    ISDN

    Clementon Borough School District

    ATM

    Promoting student success through "Literacy Learning in the Classroom" (R.C.Owens) and by sharing a cultural awareness program entitled "You, the International Citizen."

    4-6

  • Sonrise Christian

  • Littlest Angels School

  • Cape May

    Cape May County Special Services School District

    Karalee M. Kludzuweit, Superintendent
    E. Ruth Brown, Project Director
    (609) 465-2720

    ISDN

     

    North Wildwood School District

    ISDN

    "Bringing Life to Learning and Learning to Life" will provide comprehensive, curriculum-based interactive videoconferencing activities, integrated with the New Jersey Core Curriculum Content & Workplace Readiness Standards.

    K-12

  • St. Ann's Elementary

  • Essex

    Verona Board of Education

    Robert Rosado, Superintendent and Project Director
    (973) 239-2100

    ISDN

     

     

    Newark Board of Education

    ISDN

     

     

    Sharing the award-winning World Languages program "Mandarin and Me" and a high technology robotics program in elementary classes.

    2 & 4

  • Our Lady of the Lake School

  • Calvery Christian

  • Gloucester

    Clayton Public Schools

    Geraldine Carroll, Superintendent and Project Director
    (856) 881-8700
    Sharon Paterson, Tech Support
    856-307-1737

    ATM

     

    West Deptford Township Schools

    ATM

    Collaborative curriculum-based Social Studies, Language Arts, Spanish IV and teleconferencing projects.

    K-8

  • St. Mathews, West Depfort

  • Gloucester

    Gloucester County Vocational Technical School District

    Victor Morella, Superintendent
    Maurice Keegan, Project Director
    (856) 468-1445

    ATM

     

    Camden City Public Schools

    ATM

     

     

     

    Preparing for a career in the arts including dance, drama, visual arts, instrumental and vocal music.

     

    9-12

  • St. Matthews Regional

  • Our Lady of Mercy Academy

  • St. Patrick's School

  • St. Margaret's Regional

  • Gloucester

    Pitman Public Schools

    James Farrell, Superintendent
    Esther Pacitti, Project Director
    (856) 589-2145

    IP through cable and

    ISDN

    Pine Hill Public Schools

    IP through cable and ISDN

    Sharing LOGO to Master Basic Math Concepts and Higher Order Thinking Skills; Water, Water Everywhere: An Exercise in the Study of How We Use/Abuse Our Most Precious Resource, Jamestown WebQuest and Ancient Egypt WebQuest via videoconferencing.

    5-6

  • St. Edward's School

  • Robin's Nest

  • Gloucester

    Washington Township Public Schools

    Robert W. Kern, Superintendent
    June Ramondetta, Project Director
    (856) 881-7007

    ATM

    Vineland Public Schools

    ATM

    Presenting a one-act play, a multimedia report on a hero and a multicultural cookbook as part of the Language Arts standards, sharing Spanish lessons for World Languages and using videoconferencing for staff development for HyperStudio presentations.

    7-12

  • St. Agnes

  • St. Jude's

  • Erial Community Christian Church School

  • St. Catherine of Sienna

  • Gloucester

    Woodbury Public Schools

    Judith A. Wilson, Superintendent
    Marsha Galdi, Project Director
    (856) 853-0123 278

    ATM

    Monroe Township Public Schools

    ATM

    Focusing on a web-based Problem Solving Program entitled "Technology and Learning" will be shared as well as a focus on applied mathematics and workplace readiness as utilized in engineering programs.

    9-10

  • St. Matthew

  • St. Patrick

  • Durand Academy

  • Hudson

    Harrison Public School District

    O. John DiSalvo, Superintendent
    Frank Cappelle, Project Director
    (973) 483-4627

    ISDN

    North Hunterdon Regional School District

    ISDN

    Merging artistic talents, creative writing and literature through a peer-to-peer distance learning instructional endeavor.

    9-12

  • Crossroads Christian Academy

  • Holy Cross School

  • Middlesex

    Piscataway Township Board of Education

    Ronald E. Bolandi, Superintendent
    Carolyn Keck, Project Director
    (732) 572-2289 2562, ext: 2562

     

    ISDN

    Perth Amboy Public Schools

    ISDN

    Collaborating with university, business, museum and peer mentors to develop science content and process standards, literacy standards, participating in literacy activities between Rutgers University and Puerto Rico.

    K-12

  • Our Lady of Fatima

  • St. Francis Cabrini

  • Monmouth

    Millstone Township Public Schools

    William J. Setaro, Superintendent
    Mary Anne Donahue, Project Director
    (732) 446-2990 12

    ATM

    Belmar Elementary School

    ATM

    Sharing a 7th grade science 2000 project (problem solving, decision making and inquiry skills with hands-on experts), an 8th grade poetry book project and a culminating "Poetry Café" project.

    7-8

  • St. Catherine's School

  • Monmouth

    Monmouth County Vocational School District

    Brian D. McAndrew, Superintendent
    William P. Hoey, Jr., Project Director
    (732) 431-7945
    Sandra R. Wolgast
    (732) 431-7208

    ATM

    Neptune Township Public School

    ISDN

    Exchanging a Culinary Arts Program integrated into the Family and Consumer Science Department and the Sports and Nutrition Program as well as exploring programs in the arts and sciences.

    9-12

  • Hillel Yeshira

  • Holly Innocents

  • Providence Christian Academy

  • Red Bank Catholic

  • St. Catherine School

  • St. Rose of Lima

  • St. Denis Elementary School

  • St. Joseph School

  • St. Leo The Great School

  • Vincent S. Mastro Montessori Academy

  • Morris

    Morris County Vocational Technical School

    James DeWorken, Superintendent and Project Director
    (973) 627-4600 214

    ATM

    Town of Dover

    ATM

    Sharing a fourth grade social studies project bringing local culture, economic development opportunities and history into the classroom and the "Rockaway River Project" in the high school.

    4 & 9-12

    ˇSacred Heart

  • St. Ignatius, (Mobile, AL)

  • Passaic

    Totowa School District

    Vincent N. Varcadipane, Superintendent
    Matthew Conforth, Project Director
    (973) 956-2125

     

    ATM

    Passaic County Technical Institute

    ATM

    Improving Creative Writing, Writing Skills, Workplace Readiness Skills, Self-esteem through distance learning and by publishing on the Internet.

    8-9

  • Saint James Academy

  • Salem

    Salem City School District

    Richard Rau, Superintendent
    Gary Goldberg, Project Director
    (856) 935-3800

    ATM

    Pittsgrove Township School District

    ATM

    Establishing interactive classrooms to share instruction in French, German, Latin and Holocaust/Tolerance studies.

    9-12

  • St. Mary's Grammar

  • St. James High School

  • Sussex

    High Point Regional School District

    George T. Sharp, Superintendent and Project Director
    (973) 875-7204

     

    ISDN

    Millville Public School District

    ISDN

    Sharing Creative Writing courses with an Internet-based literary magazine, a Poet-in-Residence Program and professional development with an emphasis on the teaching-learning process.

    10-12

  • St. Mary Magdalene, Millville

  • Union

    Cranford Public Schools

    Emalene F. Renna, Superintendent
    Joanne Mullane, Project Director
    (908) 709-6224

    ISDN

    Linden Public Schools

    ISDN

    Using e-mail, Internet, webpages, videoconferencing units and SmartBoards, "Journeys: Connecting Classrooms to World War II" will create effective learning environments and establish a forum by which all classrooms can work together.

    8

  • St. Elizabeth School

  • St. Michael's School

  • Solomon Schechter School

  • St. John the Apostle School

  • Union

    Elizabeth Board of Education

    Thomas G. Dunn, Jr., Superintendent
    Nadine Yanger, Project Director
    (908) 558-3384

    IDLS

    Union County Educational Services Commission

    IDLS

    Exchanging electronic field trips and a course in Street Law to develop positive role modeling and mentoring skills along with the mastery of Core Curriculum Content Standards in Science and Workplace Readiness Standards.

    6-8

  • E'Port Catholic School

  • St. Mary's Elementary

  • Union

    Union County Vocational-Technical Schools

    Thomas J. Bistocchi, Superintendent
    John Downey, Project Director
    (908) 889-2991

    ATM

    Rahway Public Schools

    ATM

    Participating in a food handling and sanitation certification program; creating international food dishes, creating a distance learning "road show" to showcase culinary demonstrations, lesson and hosting an ITV Culinary Open House.

     

     

    9-12

  • Bender Memorial

  • Benedictine Academy

  • Blessed Sacrament

  • Evangel Day Care

  • Holy Spirit

  • Lady of Peace

  • Oak Knoll School

  • St. James the Apostle

  • St. Mary's School

  • St. Mary's Assumption Elementary

  • St. Mary's Assumption High

  • St. Michael's

  • St. Theresa

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