Over its 25-year run, NJEA’s Classroom Close-up NJ has won 16 Emmy® Awards. While it is no longer producing new episodes, it has a treasure trove of content that inspires and educates the public about the great things happening in New Jersey public schools – and it is a valuable resource for educators.

Below are a few past episodes highlighting MTSD

Custodian Author – Orchard Hill Elementary School Head custodian Paul Harvey published a book, thanks to the help and support of teacher Kathy Grover. While Paul has the creativity and imagination to write a book, he has dyslexia and he became Kathy’s oldest student. She mentored, illustrated and edited “The Adventures of Shamus the Leprechaun: Shamus Goes to School.”