Kimberley Harrington Recognized as "EdTech Hero" for Work on Future Ready Schools in New Jersey

Sep 29, 2017

Last fall, Harrington launched an initiative in her state to further the development of Future Ready Schools. To enhance the initiative in New Jersey, Harrington partnered with two key organizations in the state — the New Jersey School Board Association and the New Jersey Institute of Technology — to implement a school-level certification program, which guides schools as they apply to become “future-ready.”

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