Announcing Project SEARCH coming to Y.A.L.E. School Fall 2016

New Partnership Prepares Students with Disabilities for Jobs Y.A.L.E. School to Host Information Forum and Open House Cherry Hill, NJ – Many students with disabilities are faced with grim employment prospects as they transition to life after high school. At Y.A.L.E. School educators are preparing to launch Project SEARCH, a nationally acclaimed employment program for students with autism and related […]

VIDEO: GreenVision electronics recycling at the Y.A.L.E. School Ellisburg campus!

Y.A.L.E. School’s Ellisburg campus in Cherry Hill, New Jersey now offers GreenVision® electronics recycling services at our in-house student-run recycling center! The Ellisburg campus joins our Northfield campus which has offered the recycling program for several years. Similar to the recycling center at that location, students at the Ellisburg campus receive valuable work experience and a paycheck from this unique […]

That’s a wrap! GTAL offers gift wrapping services

Do you need holiday gifts wrapped this season? You probably didn’t know that the Audubon campus offers gift wrapping services at Green Tech Activity Lab! Our students will wrap your gifts for you. We also design and produce hand-made holiday greeting cards! For more info please contact jgross@yaleschool.com 

New Green Tech Activity Lab welcomes students

The Y.A.L.E. School is proud to announce its newest transition initiative: The Green Tech Activity Lab, where adolescents and young adults on the autism spectrum will have the opportunity to improve work-readiness skills through hands-on learning. “The lab will provide students with meaningful work experience,” said John Wilson, Assistant Director at the Audubon campus. “It will allow our students to […]

Your Old Computer or Broken Printer has ONE MORE JOB To Do…

Did you know that your home, school and business electronic trash – things like computers, scanners, copiers, ink cartridges, printers and cell phones – still “works” when you donate it? The Y.A.L.E. School Northfield campus, in cooperation with GreenVision Inc., offers adolescents and teens an educational “hands-on” electronics recycling opportunity. In addition to keeping outdated and broken items out of […]

VIDEO: Standard 9 Transition Students Volunteer at Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Burlington County

Earlier this fall, Y.A.L.E. School Standard 9 transition students from Mr. Laux’s classroom began volunteering at the Habitat for Humanity ReStore in Cinnaminson, NJ. The ReStore is run by the Burlington County affiliate of Habitat for Humanity® and offers donated home furnishings, fixtures, building materials & supplies, and other household items at sharp discounts. The ReStore is staffed entirely by […]

GreenVision Electronics Recycling Helping Students Prepare For the Transition to Work

At The Y.A.L.E. School’s Northfield and Williamstown campuses, GreenVision® electronics recycling provides an opportunity for students to gain employment skills while helping the environment by collecting, dismantling and recycling electronics, appliances and other e-waste. The new program gives students an opportunity to build a résumé before leaving high school. Glenn Martins, a school psychologist at the Y.A.L.E. School’s Northfield and […]

VIDEO: Green Vision At The Y.A.L.E. School Makes Quick Work of E-waste

https://vimeo.com/152298377 In this video, we catch up with how things are going with the new Green Vision® school-to-work program at The Y.A.L.E. School Northfield and Williamstown campuses. GreenVision® provides an opportunity for students to gain employment skills while helping our environment by collecting, dismantling and recycling electronics, appliances and other e-waste. More info including how to donate your own used […]

Students Are “Seeing Green” as They Learn Job Skills and Save the Planet

The Y.A.L.E. School has entered into a new partnership with GreenVision®, a New Jersey-based non-profit offering students employment training and work skills in a growing area of the technology sector that benefits our planet and our communities. Students at Y.A.L.E.’s Northfield and Williamstown campuses are accepting old electronics – household appliances, computers, fax machines and other office equipment – in […]

The Community Is The Classroom At The Y.A.L.E. School Audubon Campus

At The Y.A.L.E. School’s Audubon campus, teens are getting a “Whole” lot of community-based learning and hands-on vocational experience. Through a unique collaboration with Whole Foods Market in Marlton, students with autism get to experience what it is like to hold a job at a local supermarket.

Tools for Success: Building Careers in Northfield

In addition to a rigorous academic curriculum, students at the Y.A.L.E. School’s Northfield Campus have the opportunity to explore careers associated with building trades. Through hands-on and community-based experiences, students learn about cabinet-making, decking, stair construction, lay-out designs, framing, door installations, building foundations, and interior and exterior home finishing. The innovative program begins with the basics. After students demonstrate skills […]