Lunch and Learn: The Incredible Power of the Adolescent Brain
6/28/2017 11:30 am – 01:00 pm
Lunch is on us. Join us to learn about The Incredible Adolescent Brain, and meet some of the leaders of Fusion Academy.
EVENT - Lunch and Learn: The Incredible Power of the Adolescent Brain
6/28/2017 11:30 am – 01:00 pm | Campus Events
6/28/2017 11:30 am 6/28/2017 1:00 pm America/New_York Lunch and Learn: The Incredible Power of the Adolescent Brain Lunch and Learn: The Incredible Power of the Adolescent Brain Trend Coffee & Tea House 411 Bloomfield Ave Montclair, NJ 07042 https://www.fusionacademy.com/outreach-events/lunch-learn-incredible-power-adolescent-brain/ Fusion Campus
We’d be honored if you’d spend your lunch hour with us- we’ll pick up the tab! Join us at Trend Coffee and Tea House in Montclair to learn all about The Incredible Adolescent Brain!
Fusion Academy’s very own Regional Vice President, Francisco Ayala, and Regional Manager, Dr. Jennifer Walsh-Rurak, will discuss what makes adolescence ‘prime time’ for brain development, with a focus on executive functioning. They will offer a unique lens as to what is occurring for adolescents, along with some suggestions on how to approach teens with curiosity in order to understand their experience. Additionally, this presentation will provide advice for school leaders, teachers, and parents regarding ways to support and optimize this exciting developmental period.
A bit about each presenter:
Francisco Ayala holds a BA in Studio Art and Education from Dartmouth College, an MA in Teaching from Bennington College, an MS in Educational Administration from Pepperdine University. He is currently a pursuing a doctorate in education, with a focus on curriculum and instruction, through Northeastern University. Francisco has worked in education for over 10 years, initially starting as a 3rd Grade Teacher in New Haven, CT. He then moved to California where he was one of the founding faculty, and later the Assistant Principal, for a brand new charter school in Canoga Park. He continued his work in alternative education as the Regional Director for Options for Youth, supervising all of the sites in the San Fernando Valley for several years. In 2011, Francisco joined Fusion as the Head of School for the Pasadena campus, which he helped open and ran for close to a year. He then transitioned across the country into the role of Head of School for the Fusion Park Avenue and Lincoln Center campuses. Francisco now serves as the Regional Vice President for all East Coast area Fusion Academy schools.
Jennifer Walsh-Rurak earned her Doctor of Education degree with a concentration in Educational and Instructional Leadership from Northeastern University. Additionally, she has a Master of Science degree in Educational Leadership/Administration and a Master of Science degree in Special Education both from Canisius College, as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Education and Exceptionalities from SUNY Cortland. Prior to joining Fusion Academy, Jennifer spent nine years as a school principal working in public school settings in New York State and taught at the middle school level prior to becoming an administrator. In addition, she has worked as an adjunct graduate professor in the Educational Leadership department at St. Lawrence University. When Jennifer is not working, she enjoys running, Pilates, and boating. Jennifer is excited to be a part of the Fusion team and believes deeply in the power of one-to-one education.Event Location:
Ice Cream with our Head of School!
7/19/2017 12:00 pm – 02:00 pm
Get in on the scoop about the brand new campus of Fusion Montclair at Gelotti!
EVENT - Ice Cream with our Head of School!
7/19/2017 12:00 pm – 02:00 pm | Campus Events
7/19/2017 12:00 pm 7/19/2017 2:00 pm America/New_York Ice Cream with our Head of School! Ice Cream with our Head of School! Gelotti of Montclair 571 Bloomfield Ave Montclair, NJ 07042 https://www.fusionacademy.com/outreach-events/ice-cream-head-school/ Fusion Campus
Beat the heat and stop in for a treat at Gelotti in Montclair, and meet our incredible Head of School, Lauren Romanowski!
Join Lauren as she shares updates on the progress of the new Montclair campus, which will open in just two weeks! Lauren will tell you about the Recording Studio upstairs which will have some funky features, along with the Art Studio that will have a view of Bloomfield Avenue. She will tell you how the classrooms will be uniquely designed by each Fusion teacher, and how the “Fusion vibe” is customized in each room. Lauren will also give you the scoop on the educators of Fusion Montclair, and you will meet some of the staff as well!
We can’t wait to meet you and share some exciting news over Gelotti! Bring your questions for us, and Gelotti will offer something sweet!Event Location:
Coffee Chat with Our Head of School!
8/8/2017 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Join us for a cup of joe and tour the beautiful, brand new Montclair campus!
EVENT - Coffee Chat with Our Head of School!
8/8/2017 8:30 am – 10:00 am | Campus Events
8/8/2017 8:30 am 8/8/2017 10:00 am America/New_York Coffee Chat with Our Head of School! Coffee Chat with Our Head of School! Fusion Academy Montclair , https://www.fusionacademy.com/outreach-events/coffee-chat-233/ Fusion Campus
Great things happen over coffee, and this cup is on us. Join our Head of School, Lauren Romanowski, for a cup of joe at the brand new Fusion Montclair campus. You will have the special opportunity to be a part of the first individuals to tour our beautiful new home in Montclair. Lauren will introduce you to members of the Montclair team as well. This is a great opportunity to ask questions and find out if Fusion is the right fit for your child, or just to see the campus and understand what the “Fusion vibe” is all about!
Let us know you’ll be there by filling out the form below.
Breakfast On the Go!
9/13/2017 8:30 am – 10:00 am
We want to show you around campus! Stop by for some breakfast and get a feel for the Fusion vibe.
EVENT - Breakfast On the Go!
9/13/2017 8:30 am – 10:00 am | Campus Events
9/13/2017 8:30 am 9/13/2017 10:00 am America/New_York Breakfast On the Go! Breakfast On the Go! Fusion Academy Montclair 427 Bloomfield Ave Montclair, NJ 07042 https://www.fusionacademy.com/outreach-events/breakfast-on-the-go-13/ Fusion Campus
Pop by, grab some breakfast and a cup of joe, and see the brand new campus of Fusion Montclair!
Join other parents and community members to visit our unique campus. Rock out in the recording studio, be inspired in our art studio, chill in our Homework Café® and peek in our teacher-customized one-to-one classrooms.
You will have the opportunity to meet the Fusion Montclair team, including our incredibly dynamic and creative teachers who bring imagination to life in the classroom.
Let us know you’re coming by filling out the form below. Stop in between 8:30-10:00AM, whatever works best for you! We’re excited to show you around!Event Location:
Lunch n’ Learn
10/18/2017 12:00 pm – 01:30 pm
Lunch is on us. Join us to visit Fusion Montclair’s new home.
EVENT - Lunch n’ Learn
10/18/2017 12:00 pm – 01:30 pm | Campus Events
10/18/2017 12:00 pm 10/18/2017 1:30 pm America/New_York Lunch n’ Learn Lunch n’ Learn Fusion Academy Montclair 427 Bloomfield Ave, Third Floor Montclair, NJ 07042 https://www.fusionacademy.com/outreach-events/lunch-n-learn-43/ Fusion Campus
We’d be honored if you’d spend your lunch hour with us- we’ll pick up the tab! Join us at Fusion Academy Montclair to network and get more information about Fusion.
Fusion Montclair has been open for just two months now, and we would love to show you around our new home. Pop by, grab some lunch, and take a peek around. We’d be happy to speak with you more about what makes our one-to-one model so unique. You will even be able to meet the individuals who are bringing life to Fusion Montclair: our teachers.
We’re are excited to bring the community together and witness the connections that are made. Simply fill out the form below, and we’ll see you on October 18th!Event Location:
427 Bloomfield Avenue3rd Floor
Montclair, NJ 07042
Monday - Thursday:
7:30am - 9:00pm
Friday: Mastery Day (for students to work ahead, get caught up, or work on a project)
Weekends: By appointment only
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Monday - Thursday:
8:00am - 8:00pm