The lawsuit claims that rural districts in New Jersey have been underfunded compared to the state's urban districts.
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September 29, 2014
September 08, 2014
Parents Unified for Local School Education New Jersey is calling for community-driven schools and opposes the One Newark reorganization plan.
August 28, 2014
The transportation plan includes a shuttle bus service for some students and maps showing safe walking routes.
July 24, 2014
The complaint was filed in May by the Washington-based Advancement Project, which has also filed complaints against districts in Chicago and New Orleans, alleging that the widespread school closures and charter expansions discriminated against minority students.
July 15, 2014
A deal has been reached in New Jersey to phase in the impact of common-core-aligned tests on teacher evaluations.
July 10, 2014
New Jersey readopts the common core in math and English/language arts, while California adopts the first instructional framework based on the new standards.
July 09, 2014
On July 9, the New Jersey education department announced that the state board had adopted the common science standards, making it the 12th state to do so.
July 07, 2014
Despite the move by many states to delay the impact of common-core tests on accountability policies, one Republican governor has signaled his state won't follow suit.
June 27, 2014
Under the "hybrid" contract, Anderson and the state must agree to an extension each year. Anderson has come under fire recently for her "One Newark" school reform plan.
June 18, 2014
Today's guest blog is written by 5th grade teacher Barry Saide and his students. They want readers to know what they learned from failure.