April 16, 2018

MakerSpaces Bursting with Energy!

There are few things as exciting and inspiring as seeing pictures of students so thoroughly engaged in challenging their minds and working with their peers solving problems. Depicted below are students across BELS' 15 districts engaged in an [...]
March 26, 2018

BELS Vendor Day at BCC

At our second BELS Research Database Vendor Day we were joined by representatives from Follett, our library catalog partner, and wide variety of research databases including Infobase, FactCite, Gale, ProQuest, EBSCO, NBC Learn, JSTOR, PebbleGo, Scholastic [...]
March 2, 2018

Appreciating Digital Learning Leaders at Westwood HS

Media Specialist, Mr. Richter of Westwood Jr/Sr High School, organized students to participate in Digital Learning Day on February 22, a national event sponsored by the Alliance for Excellent Education. To celebrate the use of technology in [...]
February 28, 2018

Black History Month at Hillside Elementary

To celebrate Black History Month,  Montclair's Hillside Elementary School held a school wide annual African American Read In where all staff throughout the building read a book to grade levels 3-5 for 40 minutes about a historical African American [...]