NJEA and BEN-FM 95.7 morning host Kristen Hermann have once again partnered to recognize the vital work NJEA’s Educational Support Professionals play in their schools and communities. Though BEN-FM is based out of Philadelphia, you can stream the station anywhere by visiting 975benfm.com. Kristen’s show is weekday mornings from 6-9 am.
Lisa Tonnisen is a paraprofessional at Old Bridge High School in Middlesex County. She is also co-advisor coach for Play Unified – and after-school club that integrates regular education and special education students for social activities and sports. She also co-teaches a Unified Generation class – one of the only ones in the state.