The Washington Post recently featured the work of last month's speaker in our Lifelong Learner Series, Dr. Gaia Bernstein, director of Seton Hall Law's Institute for Privacy Protection. To read this timely story about protecting children's privacy when it comes to social media, click here.
On Monday, August 21st New Jersey will see a Partial Eclipse of the Sun! You are all invited to the Co-op that day between 1pm and 3pm to observe the eclipse, discover some fascinating facts with science teacher Nancy, and enjoy fun eclipse activities. We will begin gathering at 1:00 pm. The eclipse starts at 1:22 pm. It will be at its Midway point when maximum coverage is reached at 2:45 pm. In case of clouds, we will be live streaming the event. If the sky is clear, we will be outside observing through our eclipse glasses and pinhole views. [...]
On Sunday, June 18, the Co-op hosted its Father's Day Open Chess tournament, co-directed by Mike Somers and Steve Moctezuma. The event was open to first through eighth-grade students from any school. Overall top place winners received trophies, and winners within each grade level received ribbons. Overall top place trophy winners in the first through third-grade group were Francis McGrath, first place; Carter Convey, second place; Henry Dodd, third place; and Cash Loncar, fourth place. Overall top place trophy winners in the fourth through eighth-grade group were Luka Loncar, first place; Caoba Nichim-Luta, second place; Dash Day-McLeod, third place; and Enzo Whetton, [...]
Montclair Cooperative School is pleased to present the first occasion in our Lifelong Learners Speaker Series, which brings innovative thinkers, creators, and speakers to share research, work, and experiences that engage the Montclair Co-op and our neighboring communities. Please join us on April 26th at 6:30 pm in the annex for a screening and discussion of BEYOND BORDERS: Undocumented Mexican-Americans, a deeply moving documentary film by Producer-Director Micah Fink and Composer Amanda Harberg who are also parents of Lucas Fink '18 and proud members of the Montclair Co-op Community. BEYOND BORDERS explores the circumstances that have led millions of Mexican workers to settle in the US over the past four decades, reveals the policy decisions that have defined their decisions and [...]