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Date: 2017-03-24

At N.J. charter schools, teachers grow with the students

Teachers at Kipp New Jersey’s charter schools not only love being educators, they love being continually educated. Kipp NJ’s Lanning Square Primary School located in Camden. Slideshow icon SLIDESHOW At N.J. charter schools, teachers grow with the students And that – ongoing training, as well as a shared passion for teaching — are the reasons that Kipp NJ staffers say they relish working at the nonprofit, which made its first appearance on our Top Workplaces survey this year. “We have professional development once a week, which is unheard of in any other school I’ve ever been at,” said Shenika Branch, a teacher at Kipp Lanning Square Primary in Camden. “We’re always in the position to learn and we’re in the position to teach.”

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