MARSD Central Office Newsletter
A Message from the Superintendent - Dr. Majka
Celebrating the Life and Vision of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Lloyd Road Breakfast Club
The pictures below show our students enjoying their most recent Shop Rite visit.
Hands On Workshop Series
Special thanks to our very own, Jacob Lee, for creating the logo for the shop.
Parents of Special People, Inc. (PoSP)
Parents of Special People, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) special needs charity here in town. They are a parent-run organization based here in Matawan who offer events, training, workshops and more for special needs children from ages 3-21 and their families. Recent events include Trunk or Treat, Sensitive Santa, Winter Swim, Members Only Basketball, and more. Through fundraising, events are kept at a free to minimal cost share per member. Membership is open year round. Please visit www.parentsofspecialpeopleinc.com for more information. Any questions email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Just a Few of Our Favorite Social Media & Website
- The OT Toolbox- https://www.facebook.com/TheOTtoolbox/
- Lemon Lime Adventures- https://lemonlimeadventures.com/category/sensory-play/
- Learn With Play at Home- https://www.facebook.com/learnwithplayathome
- Friendship Circle- https://www.friendshipcircle.org/online/
- The Speech Bubble- http://www.thespeechbubbleslp.com/
- The Mighty- https://www.facebook.com/TheMightySite/
- Bacon & Juiceboxes- http://www.baconandjuiceboxes.com/
Screenagers - Growing Up In The Digital Age
How do we achieve maximal mental focus in an overly wired and wireless world? This is the question that author Cal Newport addresses in his forthcoming book “Digital Minimalism.”
Newport argues that you should “radically reduce the time you spend online, focusing on a small number of activities chosen because they support things you deeply value, and then happily miss out on everything else.” Click below to learn how to foster mental focus in our kids and ourselves.
Below are tips and ideas for reaching beyond the screen and making a point of bringing your kids and teens to events and places they wouldn’t naturally gravitate toward.
Mark Your Calendar for School Closures
Please mark your calendar for the following dates, as district schools/offices will be closed.
March 8, 2019
(NO SCHOOL FOR STUDENTS ONLY)
April 19 - 26, 2019
(Schools and Offices Re-Open on April 29th)