The relationship between Newark Academy students and their teachers goes well beyond the end of the class period. Time is built into the end of each school day for students to meet with their teachers to ask questions, clarify lessons or share ideas. Teachers also make themselves available to students during mutual free periods and are responsive to requests for help via telephone or email. Students can access course materials – including updates to the syllabus, important points covered in class and to participate in after-school class discussions through Canvas, Newark Academy’s learning management system.
Beyond one-on-one support from teachers, NA offers students seeking “extra help” a number of other resources, include: