BidPal…The Cliffs Notes

“Little Silver’s Got Talent” will feature a significant technological update this year with the use of BidPal, an online auction management tool.  BidPal makes it easy to bid on, track, and purchase auction items electronically, both leading up to and at the event.  No longer will you need to physically  “stalk” your auction favorites in […]

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And Now a Word TO Our Sponsors…Thank You

Overwhelmed……..that’s the only word that comes to mind when we look at the long list of EFLS sponsors this year. 25 amazing, generous, civic minded companies that stepped up and supported the students of Little Silver. They didn’t have to. They could have said “no” we’re not interested, and used that money for other purposes. […]

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Educating the iKid Generation

As I’ve noted in the past, school districts are challenged to provide their students with 21st Century readiness skills. As the United States continues to compete in a global economy that demands innovation, we need to embed critical thinking and problem solving; communication; collaboration; and creativity and innovation into our instruction.  Moving education into the […]

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The End of the Snow Day

Don’t be fooled by this blog headline. I’m not forecasting the end of Snow Days for this winter (wishful thinking!), but I would love to talk about how technology may eventually end the Snow Day as we know it. Some of you may have seen in the news recently how a North Jersey high school […]

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And The Opening Bid Is…!!!

It’s time to get excited about this year’s EFLS auction!!  Thanks to our generous donors and amazing volunteers we have gathered an impressive assortment of donations! The auction will be expansive with items ranging from artwork that our children have created, to items that have been generously donated by businesses within our community, to teacher experiences […]

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Green Screen Steals the Scene at MP

“Quiet on the set!”  That’s what you might hear in the Computer Lab when students are filming using the green screen background.  Because of generous grant provided by the EFLS, students are no longer limited as to where/when/what they can film.  By providing the power to transport the class anywhere they choose, students now have […]

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The 21st Century Classroom – Dr. Albert Devine

What Does 21st Century Learning Look Like in an Elementary School?   Everybody seems to be talking about the Common Core Standards and learning 21st century skills, but what does it mean for the classrooms, teachers and students?  Today’s students are growing up in a world much different from generations in the past.  According to […]

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Auditions…It’s Going to be a GREAT Show!

Who knew LITTLE Silver is so BIG on talent? And so willing to flaunt that talent for the benefit of our kids!! Performers of all different backgrounds have come forward to strut their stuff for the sake of technology in the classroom. The line-up is looking great, with acts ranging from solo performers to bands; […]

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Children’s Art

For our children growing up in Little Silver, it is a very special time! Their experience in our small community’s school district is one that should be treasured forever.  This year’s Children’s Art, which will be included in the EFLS auction at the “Little Silver’s Got Talent” annual fundraiser on March 21st, is the perfect way […]

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Letter from the President

Dear Friends, Neighbors, Parents and Teachers, Welcome to our new web site for the Education Foundation of Little Silver (EFLS)! We are very excited to share it with you. We hope that this web site will enable you to learn about our initiatives, find out about ways to help the EFLS and stay up-to-date on […]

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