ALI Provides Parent Workshops on Social Emotional Learning

In April 2018, the Abbott Leadership Institute (ALI), in partnership with the Newark Trust for Education (NTE), provided the training Parents Empowered:Building Your Family’s Social and Emotional Learning (SEL) Skills to approximately 50 Newark Public School parents, caregivers and community stakeholders at four locations.

ALI and NTE are proud to partner again for the delivery and expansion of the training series. This year we plan to reach 70-100 parents in seven locations across the city of Newark.

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It's National Story Telling Week!

It’s National Storytelling Week! National Storytelling Week is celebrated by all ages--from folklore to fairy tales, figments and phantoms--a good storyteller conjures intrigue. To celebrate this week, we’re sharing some of NTE’s favorite books enjoyed by families in our Parent-Child Home Program (PCHP).

Download guide sheets for our favorite books below.

Newark Pre-K enrollment is OPEN now through February 15th!!

Enroll in free pre-k to give your child the early learning advantage that leads to success in school, college and life!

Newark residents have various pre-k options to choose from including district schools, charter schools, and community-based providers as well as Head Start programming.  

All pre-k programs offer small class sizes, proven curriculum, and certified staff. Children receive high quality learning in reading and writing, math, science, visual & performing arts, as well as health, physical education and social living development.

In-District and Charter Schools: Apply online at or in-person by completing a paper application at any district school. Deadline to apply is Friday, February 15th!! 

Community-Based Pre-K Provider: Apply in-person at the provider location on ongoing basis.

Click here to learn more about the enrollment process and various pre-k sites! 


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