Paterson teachers get outdoors lesson

A group of Paterson elementary school teachers used the Ramapo River as an outdoor classroom Tuesday. The educators are taking part in a summer institute at William Paterson University that emphasizes

News 12 Staff

Aug 12, 2009, 11:01 PM

Updated 5,454 days ago

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A group of Paterson elementary school teachers used the Ramapo River as an outdoor classroom Tuesday.
The educators are taking part in a summer institute at William Paterson University that emphasizes using the outdoors for hands-on lessons in science.
"It's pretty much to further educate us as teachers and bring new ideas back to our classrooms [to] share with our students," says teacher Bridget Dougherty.


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