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854 Lakewood High School Students Take Part in Reading Contest Red Bank, NJ (February 3, 2014)- The Bridge of Books Foundation (BoB) announced the results of a partnership with the Lakewood Public School District, The Charles Lafitte Foundation and the Charles Edison Fund to expand a Statewide...

Several years ago, I heard an interview on NPR about an organization called Teach for America (TFA). I was completely intrigued by the philosophy behind the whole program – getting bright, motivated young people on-the-ground, short-term, intensive training as a teacher, then sending them into...