.

MHS Teacher Recieves Axelrod Award for Excellence in Education

Amy Colby was recently honored with the 2012 Honey and Maurice Axelrod Award.

Marlboro High School teacher Amy Colby was honored this year with the Honey and Maurice Axelrod Award, for her work in the field of Holocaust and genocide education and prejudice reduction.

“Ms. Colby demonstrates outstanding efforts in teaching Holocaust and genocide in her classroom and is well deserving of this prestigious honor,” said MHS Assistant Principal Shanna Howell in a news release.

Colby uses educational lessons of genocide and the Holocaust to teach about the impact of bias, bigotry, racism and prejudice. This award is a cooperative program with the New Jersey Commission on Holocaust Education and the Anti-Defamation League of New Jersey.

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something