Coastal Learning Center offers the Short Term Educational Placement, or STEP program, for
Special Education students ages 5-21. The program provides educational and counseling
services for students who require a temporary educational placement while suspended from their
home school district.
The Counseling Program covers an array of issues that include anger management, conflict
resolution assertiveness training, substance abuse, grief and loss, low self-esteem, and social
skills. These issues are addressed by trained LCSW and MSW Counselors in individual and
Our classrooms are all Self-Contained with a maximum of 12 students. Each class is staffed by a
Certified Teacher with at least one Teacher Aide. Weekly progress reports and phone contact
communicate the student's development to their parent or guardian.
Our goal is to facilitate the student's return to public school.
2100 Oak Avenue
Northfield, New Jersey 08225
Phone: (609) 277-7079
Fax: (609) 568-5510
G. Robert Minisi MA
Supervisor of Special Education
Renee Waddell MSW LCSW SAC
March 28th, 2013
March 29th - April 5th, 2013
April 11th, 2013
April 25th, 2013