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Sustainable and Healthy Schools Center- Demonstration [clear filter]
Tuesday, October 25
 

10:00am EDT

Greenhouse Aquaponics
Our session will feature Greenhouse Aquaponic farming which is an Organic sustainable approach to farming year-round in a controlled environment. The Delsea High School Aquaponic Program has been in operation the for three years and benefits school and community

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Gary Nelson

Horticulture Teacher and FFA Advisor, Delsea Regional High School


Tuesday October 25, 2016 10:00am - 10:30am EDT
Sustainable and Healthy Schools Center One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

11:00am EDT

Technology and Student Wellness: The paradigm Shift
Administrators are faced with real pressure to better address and educate students and parents on the issues and challenges facing students today. Technology is impacting the way students and parents engage in content around wellness and mental health. Join us for a discussion to uncover new strategies to deploy critical information.

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Peter Kraft

President, Evolution Labs
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Adrienne Olcott

Principal, Delaware Valley Regional High School


Tuesday October 25, 2016 11:00am - 11:30am EDT
Sustainable and Healthy Schools Center One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

12:00pm EDT

Reaching your Sustainability Goals - NJSBA Sustainability Consulting Services
NJSBA is committed to assisting schools across NJ reach their sustainability goals and now offers Sustainability consulting services. Learn how NJSBA’s sustainability Subject Matter Experts will work with your school's Green Team to create a customized sustainability plan that will reduce operational costs, improve the indoor environmental quality of your school and infuse sustainability throughout curriculum. This customized approach is in alignment with all of the sustainability certifications. Also learn how ACESplus will help your school navigate complex financial and technical issues to implement enhanced energy solutions such as renewable sources, energy security, and resource efficiency.

Speakers
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John Henry

STEAM and Sustainable Schools Specialist, NJSBA
Mr. Henry is currently on staff at NJSBA serving as an integrative STEAM and Sustainable Schools Specialist. Mr. Henry holds a Master’s Degree in K-12 Industrial Studies and Technology Education and began his career teaching energy and power courses at Montclair State College. In... Read More →
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Marianne Leone

Sustainability Services Coordinator, NJSBA
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Mark Warner

VP and ACESplus Manager, Gabel Associates


Tuesday October 25, 2016 12:00pm - 12:30pm EDT
Sustainable and Healthy Schools Center One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

3:30pm EDT

HILLS House: Helping Individuals Learn Life Skills
Learn about an innovative program, designed by Warren County Special Services School District in partnership with Centenary College, where students in special education classes enhance direct classroom instruction by applying their life skills at the HILLS (Helping Individuals Learn Life Skills)House facility.

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Janet Cunningham

House Coordinator, Warren County Special Services School District
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Joseph E. Flynn

Superintendent, Warren County Special Services School District
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Sherry Koeppen

Supervisor, Warren County Special Services School District


Tuesday October 25, 2016 3:30pm - 4:30pm EDT
Sustainable and Healthy Schools Center One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

4:30pm EDT

Physical Activity = Student Achievement
This session will review the research that points to the positive effects of physical activity, and will describe the benefits of adopting a comprehensive school wellness policy and the FREE resources available to help you toward your goal of a healthier school community.

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Catherine Bull

Project Coordinator, NJ Safe Routes to School Resource Center at Rugers University
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Trish Sanchez

Project Coordinator, NJ Safe Routes to School Resource Center at Rutgers University
NJ Safe Routes to School Resource Center -- encouraging and enabling students to walk and bike to school!


Tuesday October 25, 2016 4:30pm - 5:00pm EDT
Sustainable and Healthy Schools Center One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401
 
Wednesday, October 26
 

12:00pm EDT

Building Ecological Solutions to Coastal Community Hazards - Real World Learning
This session will provide an overview of the model for the Building Ecological Solutions to Coastal Community Hazards project of the Cape May Regional Technical HS and Ocean City HS.

Speakers
avatar for John Henry

John Henry

STEAM and Sustainable Schools Specialist, NJSBA
Mr. Henry is currently on staff at NJSBA serving as an integrative STEAM and Sustainable Schools Specialist. Mr. Henry holds a Master’s Degree in K-12 Industrial Studies and Technology Education and began his career teaching energy and power courses at Montclair State College. In... Read More →
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Tanya Oznowich

Environmental Education Supervisor, NJ Dept. of Environmental Protection
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Dale Rosselet

Vice President for Education, NJ Audubon
Dale has been with NJ Audubon since 1983 and has extensive experience teaching pre-school, elementary, and secondary grades in both format and non-formal situations. As Vice President for Education she oversees all statewide and center-based programming efforts for the organization... Read More →


Wednesday October 26, 2016 12:00pm - 12:30pm EDT
Sustainable and Healthy Schools Center One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

1:00pm EDT

ACES & ACESplus
The session will provide an overview of services provided by NJSBA to help districts with advance clean energy projects that save the district money and help them become more sustainable.  Focus will be on the ACESplus program, which provides energy consulting services through the Alliance for Competitive Energy Services (ACES).   In addition to reviewing ACESplus benefits, the session will provide real world examples of program use, along with review of procurement challenges addressed by the program.  Information will also be provided on how ACESplus can be used to help districts earn points towards their Sustainable Jersey For Schools certification.

Speakers
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Mark Warner

VP and ACESplus Manager, Gabel Associates


Wednesday October 26, 2016 1:00pm - 1:30pm EDT
Sustainable and Healthy Schools Center One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

2:00pm EDT

Use your school as a teaching tool to address climate change
In this session we will discuss strategies that reduce greenhouse gas emissions, save energy, reduce operating costs, and provide STEM-based learning opportunities.

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Todd Rogers

President, Energy Training Solutions


Wednesday October 26, 2016 2:00pm - 2:30pm EDT
Sustainable and Healthy Schools Center One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401

3:00pm EDT

Going Green with Smart Networks
This session will review strategies for reducing energy costs by as much as 50 percent by seeing, measuring and managing the energy of all IP (Internet protocol)-connected systems. Network-based monitoring of all devices and systems, regardless of vendor, allows for energy usage visibility, while providing advanced energy analytics and savings opportunities, enabling energy efficiency measures to be taken without affecting availability or productivity. Presidio can enable and support customers who want to reduce energy costs as much as 50 % by Seeing, Measuring, and Managing the energy of all IP-connected systems.

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Eric Glock-Molloy

Director of Special Projects & Technology, Sayreville Board of Education


Wednesday October 26, 2016 3:00pm - 3:30pm EDT
Sustainable and Healthy Schools Center One Convention Boulevard Atlantic City, NJ 08401