Becoming a School of Character: How Old Bridge Township Schools Helped Heal a Community

The community of Old Bridge Township, New Jersey was hurting. Two incidents of violence involving former Old Bridge students had people asking, “What are they teaching in our schools?” And then, Hurricane Sandy decimated neighborhoods and turned school gymnasiums into temporary shelters.

In this 6:47 video, you will learn how Superintendent David Cittadino and the educators of Old Bridge Township took it upon themselves to turn things around, starting with the schools, by focusing on professional development and school-wide character.

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