Tag: Hilda Jaffe

spot_imgspot_img

Library To Host Presentation On Controversial Busing Program

Hilda Jaffe was president of the Verona Board of Education during the 1968-1969 school year, when Verona decided to host 40 Newark elementary school...

Verona History Comes To VHS

On December 10, 2019, AP U.S. History (APUSH) students at Verona High School received a rare experience: An account of Verona’s short-lived school busing...

HBW History Class Hosts Local Barrier Breaker

“You know, every year is the 50th anniversary of something.” That’s how Hilda Jaffe began her presentation to Maggie Manning’s eighth grade National History...

When Verona Dared To Be Different

Verona has experimented with many aspects of its school system over the years. We’ve changed the way we teach reading and math. We’ve expanded...