By Jennifer Ersalesi Teachers in every school district across the country have spent the last four months of the 2019-2020 school year and a little over five months of the 2020-2021 school year facing challenges unlike any they have ever known throughout their careers. With doses of compassion, flexibility, innovation, creativity, and perseverance, teachers throughout the Rutherford School District have transformed their teaching to reach their students remotely and in socia
Student Council Advisor, Ms. Judy Leonard asked RHS's Student Council members for "ideas" about what they can do to help in times like this. They all submitted their ideas and it was agreed on that they should be "thanking the essential workers." Everyone sent their video clip to Brenna Phillips and she put it together. We are all #BulldogStrong!
Submitted by Rutherford Board of Education Students in Rutherford can find a familiar face – and voice -- reading to them daily while schools are shut down for public health concerns. Brian Ersalesi, supervisor of English and arts for the Rutherford Public Schools, will upload two videos per day to entertain and engage students. “This is a way to keep students focused, even though there are many disruptions in their routine,” said Ersalesi. Parents may recognize his voice fro