Teacher Grant Proposals – Sneak Peek

The 20th year of the EFLS has brought with it a number of changes – new trustees and volunteers, a new venue for our fundraiser, and new sponsors as well. One of the most exciting changes this year is a new and improved grant process that has served to both better our understanding of teacher […]

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Mind The Gap

Editor’s Note:  Each year, the EFLS strives to better Little Silver schools through fundraising.  20 years ago, when The Foundation was formed, the technological landscape was vastly different from what we have today.  The EFLS gifts of yesteryear were for “cutting edge” technologies, whereas the grants of 2015 focus more on what we would consider […]

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4 Reasons to Get Involved in the PTO and EFLS!

We are so lucky to live in a district like Little Silver. We have top-notch schools, talented and dedicated teachers and staff, and caring and supportive parents and community members. I have been fortunate to be involved with both the PTO and EFLS. While we are separate organizations, we are finding more and more ways […]

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Keeping and Making New Holiday Memories

Little Silver Curriculum Director, Angie Rosen, brings us this great post on making and keeping new holiday memories.  Her entry includes wonderful ideas to keep kids engaged over the long break.  Click the link below to view Angie’s post: Keeping and Making New Holiday Memories  

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EFLS Announces Technology Donations From 2014 Fundraiser; Launches a Revised “Teacher Grant Application” Process for 2015 Campaign

-Point Road Elementary and Markham Place Middle School Students to Receive State-of-the-Art Technology Donations based on Wide Community Support-  Little Silver, NJ – December 1, 2014 – The Education Foundation of Little Silver (EFLS) today announced the purchase of state-of-the-art technology items, including Chromebooks, SmartBoards, camcorders and more, for the Little Silver public school system thanks […]

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The EFLS’ 2014 Guide to Educational Gifts

      Gift Guide 2014:  Courtesy of PRS Kindergarten Teacher, Nick Fargione     It’s the most wonderful time of the year!  As the holidays are quickly approaching, many of us want to make the most of the time we spend with each other.  Why not make the most of the gifts that we […]

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Providing Access to a 21st Century Education

When you read 21st Century education in the title above, I am sure the first thing that crosses your mind is “computers”.  While computers and technology in general certainly play a vital role in the delivery of a 21st Century education, you have to dig a bit deeper to get to its core.  Curriculum and […]

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Power On Little Silver

Welcome back!  The school year is off and running, and so is the Education Foundation of Little Silver!  I’d like to share with you a number of exciting things the EFLS has in store for 2014-2015, but first let’s recap last year’s success.  With fellow parents, local businesses and community members, the EFLS raised more […]

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Thank You, Little Silver!!

What a night!! What an amazing community Little Silver is! We want to thank the many, many people who made the night possible.  We are still finalizing some financials and expenses, but it looks like it was a record-breaking year! We are so proud of all of our performers and volunteers and thrilled to have […]

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What Does Technology Mean to Us?

            Does your child enjoy learning and playing games on a SMART Board? Has your son or daughter recently collaborated on a written assignment in school using Google on his or her very own laptop? Has your 21st century learner earned countless medals or state high scores on IXL or […]

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