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.
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July 24, 2014
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.
June 03, 2014
The State Board of Education is to consider resolutions that would allow Newark's school board to vote on issues on financial management and the Paterson School board to vote on operations.
June 02, 2014
Cami Anderson said she is "passionate" about the city and "hopeful" about the progress she has seen.
June 02, 2014
An official with the state education department in New Jersey confirmed that the state appears poised to adopt the Next Generation Science Standards next month.