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New Front Opens in War on PARCC: The Spin Game
04/03/15

KIPP Network's 'Renaissance School' Builds on First Year of Operations in Camden
03/30/15

Community Colleges to Use Controversial PARCC Tests for Student Placement
03/24/15

7 Things to Know About PARCC's Effect on Teacher Evaluations
03/16/15

Give PARCC a Chance, Says Education Commissioner
03/13/15

Teachers Find New Tests Outperform Current State Assessments
03/10/15

Teacher Ratings Highlight Debate Over School Fixes
02/26/15

PARCC Creator Has No Doubts, Touts Benefits of Controversial Testing
02/18/15

What Will PARCC Results Look Like? New Jersey Gives Preview
02/05/15

State Poised to Toughen Teacher-License Standards, Bolster Support System
02/02/15

The Results are in: State Releases 2013-2014 School Performance Reports
02/02/15

Coalition Hopes to Dial Down the Volume of the Debate Over PARCC Exams
01/28/15

The Global Shift, Part 2: The Case of Poland
01/22/15

KIPP Principal Training Rooted in 'Real-World' Practice
01/21/15

PARCC Leads N.J. Schools to Cancel Midterms, Finals.
01/05/15

2015: Education in NJ Will See the Consequences of Earlier Policy Decisions
01/05/15

Higher Academic Standing Seen Among Recent New York Teacher Hires
12/08/14

Businesses Want Common Core for Common Reasons
11/20/14

Report: Students Read Way Below Level that Prepares Them for College, Careers
11/18/14

How Kentucky Became a Rare Common Core Success Story
10/28/14

Charter School Boasts Big Pay and Big Results
10/24/14

In Paterson, Some Educational Solutions: Editorial
10/13/14

School Superintendents Standing by Common Core State Standards
10/08/14

Are Teachers Warming Up to the Common Core?
10/06/14

New State PARCC Tests Will be Option in Graduation Requirements Starting Next Year
10/02/14

11 Schools in New Jersey Win Coveted Federal 'Blue Ribbon' Designation
10/01/14

Takeovers of Struggling Charter Schools Offer Families Stability, and a Culture Clash
09/29/14

Superintendents Support Common-Assessment Consortia
09/29/14

Civil Rights Activist Urges Newark Parents to Fight for Education Reform
09/25/14

New Study: Adequate Yearly Progress Not So Bad
09/23/14

Common Core State Standards Moving Ahead in Area Schools
09/17/14

Common Core Math is Not Fuzzy
09/15/14

In Hoboken, a Fight Over Racial Balance in Charters: Moran
09/14/14

NJEA Spent Nearly $60M on Campaigns and Lobbying in Past 15 Years
09/11/14

Explainer: Coming Up to Speed on the Common Core State Standards
09/09/14

Teacher Unions Under Fire
09/04/14

U.S. 'Education Efficiency' Ranks in Bottom 50 Percent, Study Says
09/04/14

Group Delivers Backpacks to Teaneck Kids
09/03/14

Pivotal Questions Await Answers As School Bells Ring in New Jersey
09/02/14

Education Post Aims to Take the Sting Out of National Conversations About School Reform
09/01/14

Atlantic City Gives Away 2,500 Backpacks
08/26/14

Millburn Schools Ranked Fifth in State by NJ Monthly
08/20/14

Districts' Budgets Swell to Accommodate a Surge in Non-Teaching Staff
08/20/14

New Pact In Paterson Gives Teachers Extra Pay Tied To Their Performance
08/15/14

Principals, Administrators of Camden Schools Get Ready for a Pivotal Year
08/14/14

Student Growth Objectives Challenged as a Reliable Measure of Student (and Teacher) Evaluation
08/10/14

Former Obama Aides Broke with Democratic Firm Over Anti-Teachers Union Project
08/04/14

Common Core Education Standards: Why They're Contested Left and Right
08/03/14

Does Student Attrition Explain KIPP's Success?
08/01/14

Christie Caught in the Middle of Common Core Argument
07/28/14

Tennessee Teacher-Rentention Bonus Paid Dividends, Study Finds
07/24/14

State to Require New Teachers to Meet Higher Grade Point Average
07/23/14

Common Core Might Be the Most Important Issue in the 2016 Republican Presidential Race. Here's What You Need to Know About It
07/23/14

US Gets Low Scores for Innovation in Education
07/20/14

Christie Sticks to Middle of the Road in Arriving at PARCC Decision
07/15/14

Pace of Tenure Rulings Increases, But Decisions Still go to Both Sides
07/14/14

Chris Christie Plans to Issue Executive Order on Common Core Standards This Week
07/13/14

New Obama Initiative Stresses Equal Access to Good Teachers
07/07/14

NEA Strengthens Opposition to Tests in Teacher Evaluation
07/07/14

Two Newark Charter Schools Make History Through Merger
07/03/14

Explainer: Impact of PARCC Tests on Teachers, Schools at Center of Debate
07/01/14

Legislative Efforts to Slow Down PARCC Parked At Least for Now
07/01/14

Fine Print: 'Score Sheet' Tracks Twists and Turns in Tale of Two Budgets
06/26/14

School-Reform Legislation, Education Aid Among Items on Year-End Agenda
06/26/14

Mapping the Graduating Class of 2013: 'Significant' Gaps Still Remain
06/20/14

NJ Raises Standards for Teacher Training and Certification
06/17/14

New Jersey Students Improving Since Start of Race to the Top Funding
06/13/14

Tremors Felt Here After California Judge's Ruling on Teacher Tenure
06/12/14

Final Version of Common Arts Standards Released
06/06/14

Mastery Netork Moves into Camden, After Paying its Dues in Philadelphia
05/28/14

NJ's Next Generation Science Standards: The Quiet Revolution
05/27/14

Billionaires Helping to Fund 'Leadership Institute for Jersey City Schools
05/27/14

Reform Bill Could Reshape Landscape for Charter-School Approvals
05/23/14

Both Sides Say State's New Tenure Law is Working
05/18/14

Interactive Map: Per-Pupil Costs Vary Widely in New Jersey's Schools
05/16/14

Fewer than 40 Percent of Seniors are Prepared for College, NAEP Analysis Finds
05/14/14

Pearson's Global Education Index Ranks U.S. 14th in Learning and Skill Attainment
05/13/14

Despite Low Grad Rate in Trenton Public Schools, City Charter to See All Seniors Graduate
05/12/14

Can This Really Be the End for NJASK in Garden State's Schools?
05/07/14

Federal Test Shows U.S. 12th-Graders Aren't Improving in Reading or Math
05/07/14

NJ High School Graduation Rate Ranks High in New Report
04/28/14

Jersey City Public Schools to Launch Leadership Institute to Develop Next Generation of Public School Administrators
04/23/14

2 NJ High Schools Included in Top 20 of National Rankings
04/22/14

Teacher Evaluation Rules Will Change Only Slightly Next Year, State Decides
04/09/14

Hespe Assures Senate Panel PARCC is on Track, Despite Lingering Doubts
04/08/14

New Jersey's Online PARCC Rollout Goes off Without a Hitch
03/27/14

Half of Asbury Park's Seniors Won't Graduate this Year, After Taxpayers Spent $1M to Educate Them
03/27/14

NJ Schools Use Technology to Revolutionize Classroom Lessons
03/26/14

Parcc Field Test Goes Online as Exam Moves Closer to Full Deployment
03/20/14

Teachers, Administrators Give Mixed Reviews to New Evaluations After Test Run
03/18/14

Hespe Breezes Through Pro Forma Approval at State Board of Ed Meeting
03/06/14

A Deeper Look at PISA Results
02/28/14

Waivers: Newark's Unusual Route to Performance-Based Layoffs
02/25/14

ETS Wades into Market for Teacher- Performance Exams
02/25/14

Administration Cautiously Ok's Two Charters, Passes on Two More
02/24/14

Newark Mayoral Candidate Shavar Jefferies Hits Superintendent, Opponent in Rollout of Education Plan
02/22/14

Schools Development Authority Moves Ahead Under New Leadership
02/19/14

State Board Reaffirms Its Commitment to Common Core Standards
02/13/14

Speculation Swirls Around Cerf's Successor, Impact on Policies and Pending Reforms
02/12/14

Movement to Delay New School Standards, Testing Gains Support
02/11/14

Spotlight Q&A: Influential Democrat Offers Take on Key Education Issues
02/10/14

Revised 'One Newark' Plan- One Less Closure, Changes for Charters
02/07/14

Explainer: 'Student Growth Percentile' Helps Measure Schools, Teachers.
02/04/14

State to Provide First Round of Student Test Performance Data
02/03/14

California Kids Go to Court to Demand a Good Education
01/29/14

Interactive Map: Statewide Report Cards Track Student Performance
01/29/14

Schools Superintendent Unveils 'Camden Commitment' Strategic Plan
01/28/14

NEA's $60 Million 'Great Public Schools' Fund Rolls Out
01/23/14

Assemblyman Unviels Much-Anticipated Final Draft of Charter Legislation
01/22/14

Teacher Evaluation Sparks Clash in Pittsburgh
01/22/14

Vouchers Appear to Vanish from Governor Christie's Education Agenda
01/16/14

Making Progress in Smaller Cities
01/15/14

N.J. Schools Near Top in Nation in Student Achievement, New Study Finds
01/09/14

Newer Advocacy Groups Find Foot Soldiers in Parents
01/09/14

NJASK Updated as Part of Ongoing Transition to Common Core
01/08/14

Education Issues Will Help Shape Christie's Second Term And Political Future
01/06/14

What's Your School District's Graduation Rate?
12/20/13

More than 1,200 Schools Will Take Part in Testing Tryouts
12/18/13

High Court Upholds Administration's Charter Review Process
12/17/13

New Jersey Teachers Among Highest Paid in the Country
12/16/13

Administration Promotes Charter School Applicants to Next Round
12/16/13

Cooperation, Not Strife, Marks Talks on Control of Newark Schools
12/11/13

New Era of Cooperation in Newark Schools Gives Way to Animosity
12/10/13

Pilot Program of New Teacher Evaluation System Shows One-Quarter Rated Below Satisfactory in Key Category
12/04/13

N.J. High School Graduation Rate Increases for Second Year, to 87.5 Percent
12/04/13

U.S. Achievement Stalls as Other Nations Make Gains
12/03/13

More Rennaissance Schools for State-Controlled Camden District?
12/03/13

Common Core Standards, Online Testing Continue to Gain Ground in NJ
11/26/13

State Releases First Results from Pilot Trials of Teacher Evaluation Systems
11/22/13

Major Changes On Way for New Jersey's High School Tests
11/20/13

New Evidence Raises Doubts on Obama's Preschool for All
11/20/13

Cyberschool Offers Teachers Online Lessons to Prepare for Common Core
11/19/13

Profile: Fund CEO Has Unobstructed View of Newark's Charters
11/13/13

'Education Pioneers' Grooms Rising Corps of K-12 Managers
11/13/13

Disadvantaged Students Receive Less-Effective Teaching, Study Says
11/11/13

Big Concerns Spur Big Turnout of Teachers at Annual NJEA Convention
11/08/13

Top Teachers Retained Effectiveness After Transfer, Study Shows
11/07/13

Tally of Teacher Tenure Cases Shows New Law has had Impact
11/05/13

N.J. Test Results Released, Up Slightly; Look Up Your School's Scores
11/03/13

Climate Change and Value-Added: New Evidence Requires New Thinking
10/28/13

Christie or Buono: Will the Real Education Governor' Please Stand Up?
10/28/13

Christie, Buono Diametrically Opposed on Jobs, Economy
10/25/13

Would-Be Successors to Cory Booker Offer Views on Newark's Schools
10/25/13

NJ Students Surpass Many Countries in Ranking of Test Scores Across World
10/24/13

Seven States Agree to Pilot Teacher- Prep Changes
10/23/13

The List: Which NJ School Discticts Spend the Most Money Per Student
10/21/13

Assessment Consortia: Who's In and Who's Out?
10/21/13

Q&A: Melinda Gates Talks Teacher Quality
10/17/13

Teacher Gains In D.C. Linked to Overhaul of Evaluations
10/17/13

Debate Highlights Booker's Complex Relationship with Newark Schools
10/11/13

Bill de Blasio and Civil Rights
10/10/13

Remaking Memphis: Charters, Choice, and Experimentation
10/09/13

Teaching Profession Missing Key Structures, Expert Teachers Say
10/04/13

State Education Department Approves Just Three Out of 38 Charter Proposals
10/03/13

Inside the Nation's Biggest Experiment in School Choice
09/30/13

State Evaluations Begin Determining Future of New Jersey's Teachers
09/29/13

By the Numbers: SAT Scores for New Jersey's Class of 2013 Up 10 Points
09/27/13

Trail-Blazing Deal Promises New Life for Old, Dilapidated Public School in Newark
09/27/13

CEOs Take on STEM Skills Gap With Own Initiatives
09/26/13

Building Buzz in Detroit
09/26/13

Catching Up or Falling Behind? New Jersey Schools in the Aftermath of the Great Recession
09/25/13

Christie, Booker to Cut Ribbon for Teachers Village Housing and School Project in Newark
09/25/13

Houston Schools Win Broad Urban Education Prize
09/25/13

Newark School District, Teachers Union Take Stock After Pact's First Year
09/24/13

Newark School Boss Cami Anderson Still Faces Harsh Criticism After Contract Renewal
09/24/13

Grudging Acceptance of Christie Policies Sets Tone as School Chiefs Gather
09/20/13

TFA Teachers Shown to Boost Secondary Math Learning
09/20/13

State Funnels $1M to Schools Ranked Lowest for Performance, Achievement
09/19/13

Editorial: Raise GPA Standards for N.J. Teachers Seeking Certification
09/19/13

He's the Answer Man For State's New Teacher Evaluation Framework
09/18/13

GAO: Race to Top States Have Mixed Record on Teacher Evaluation
09/18/13

Classroom Portfolios Used as Alternative Teacher-Evaluation Measure
09/18/13

Bronx Partnership Aims to Build Parent-Engagement Skills
09/18/13

Going One on One With New Superintendent of Camden Public Schools
09/17/13

Explainer: Charting the Development of New Jersey's Charter Schools
09/17/13

Democratic Assemblyman Starts to Leave His Mark on Education Policies
09/16/13

Critics from Both Sides of Aisle Find Common Ground About Common Core
09/12/13

Controversial Charter Proposal Heads to State's Highest Court Today
09/09/13

New School Year in NJ Already Looks Like One for the Books
09/03/13

NJ Launching Tougher Teacher Evaluations
09/02/13

Back to School: Teachers Frustrated, Nervous about New Evaluation System Set to Take Effect This Fall
09/01/13

Teacher-Training Schools Face Tougher Accreditation Standards
08/30/13

Regionalizing Schools Can Reshape Education: Opinion
08/27/13

New Jersey's Top Performing Public High Schools
08/19/13

South L.A. Student Finds a Different World at Cal
08/16/13

New Grad School in Education Cleared to Start Training Teachers
08/12/13

At First Anniversary, NJ's Teacher-Tenure Law Faces Biggest Tests
08/09/13

Latest Push for Teacher Quality: Better Mentoring of Classroom Rookies
08/08/13

One Year After State Tenure Overhaul, Participants Optimistic About New Process
08/08/13

Competition with Charters Motivates Districts
08/07/13

3 New South Jersey Charter Schools Get Lesson in Patience and Red Tape
08/06/13

Standards Unveiled for Improving Principal Pipeline
08/06/13

D.C. Schools Post Strong Results on Common-Core-Aligned Tests
07/30/13

Trenton Superintendent Prepares for District Reconfiguration, New Initiatives
07/29/13

Explainer: Abbott V. Burke, Changing the Rules for Funding Schools
07/23/13

Only Six Charter Schools Get Go-Ahead to Begin Classes Next Fall
07/22/13

Student Growth Objectives: The Other Teacher Evaluation Tool
07/12/13

Study: U.S. Education Spending Tops Global List
06/25/13

Camden Takeover to Proceed with Interim Super in Place
06/24/13

N.J.'s Tough New Writing Tests Have Students, Teachers Anxious
06/23/13

Interactive Map: How Many Grads Make the Grade?
06/21/13

Deal Answers School Funding Questions For Now
06/21/13

Teacher Training's Low Grade
06/18/13

Newark Charter School Deserved to be Closed: Editorial
06/18/13

Disputed Review Finds Disparities in Teacher Prep
06/18/13

Newark Super Calls for Pause in School Closures For Now
06/12/13

Legislation Would Create Board to Review Charter-School Bill
06/11/13

Race is on to Ready Teacher Evaluations in New York City
06/11/13

Accreditor Clears 'Value Added' For Teacher Preparation
06/11/13

New Charter School Bill Previews Before Committee
06/10/13

Hard-Fought Election Raises Hopes for Jersey City Public Schools
06/09/13

New Teachers Should 'B' Ready for Tougher Standards
06/06/13

Teacher- Pension Costs Could Put Squeeze on More Districts
06/05/13

Op-Ed: Achieve NJ A Teacher Evaluation with Multiple Measures
06/03/13

Race to the Top Moving at Slower Pace for New Jersey
05/29/13

Bill Would Give Teachers New Career Ladder to Climb
05/24/13

K-12 Impacts Likely in N.J., Va. Governor Races
05/22/13

The Common Core Needs A Common Curriculum
05/22/13

Charter Schools Chart Course for Teacher Evaluations
05/21/13

Recognizing 'Master Teachers"
05/20/13

NJEA Clockwork Elections Belie Stormy Relations with Governor, Administration
05/17/13

Hite Proposes Ending Teacher Senority
05/17/13

Education Department Gets Better Grades From District Supers
05/15/13

Common Core Supporters Firing Back
05/14/13

Rutgers Report Briefs Educators on Training for New Teacher Evaluation
05/13/13

Student Test Scores to Carry Just a Little Bit Less Weight for Tenure Decisions
05/02/13

Camden Board Doesn't Resist State Takeover of Schools
05/01/13

State Board of Education Adjusts Teacher Evaluation Rules
05/01/13

Christie Faces Potential Legal Fight Over School Vouchers
05/01/13

State Arbitrators Rule on First Cases Brough Under New Tenure Law
04/30/13

5 Jersey Schools Among Top 100 in U.S. According to U.S. News Academic Rankings
04/24/13

National Rankings: High Schools
04/23/13

Can Dems Make Education Pivotal Issue in Governor's Race
04/22/13

Just How 'Wink-Wink' Was a Deal on N.Y. Teacher Evaluations?
04/22/13

Hard Questions, Heartfelt Concern Abound at Camden Schools Forum
04/19/13

GOP Senator: No More Federal Money for Common Core
04/19/13

N.J. School Chiefs Take Issue With 'Peer Group' Rankings in Revamped Reports
04/11/13

Interactive Map: Elementary and Middle School Student Growth Measures
04/11/13

New Jersey Spent $18,047 Per Pupil in Public Schools Last Year
04/10/13

New N.J. School Reports Released by State Education Department; Bring New Rankings, Data
04/10/13

Christie's Education Budget: Reading Between the Line Items.
04/09/13

Opinion: A More Reasonable Way to Evaluate Teachers
04/05/13

NJEA Raises Red Flag at First Public Hearing on Teacher Evaluation
04/04/13

Industries Complain of Skilled-Worker Shortage
04/03/13

Deep Concern Over Camden Schools Evident at Public Forum
04/02/13

Ruiz Raises 'Severe Concerns' About Administration's Teacher Evaluation Program
03/28/13

For Camden Schools, Takeover May Not Mean Change
03/25/13

Christie to Announce State Takeover of Camden Schools
03/24/13

Study: Preschoolers in Poorest Districts Made 'Significant Gains' Through 4th and 5th Grades
03/20/13

Fine Print: Overview of Measures for Tracking 'Growth'
03/19/13

From Pilot Teacher Evaluation Systems, Words of Encouragement, Warning
03/18/13

What Puts Union City's Public Schools in a Class of Their Own?
03/15/13

Teacher Evaluation Plan Gets Mixed Reviews in First Public Forum
03/14/13

Spotlight Interview: Former Gov. Thomas Kean Talks Education
03/13/13

Op-Ed: Student Achievement, The Real Goal of Educator Evaluation
03/13/13

Charlotte Danielson on Teaching and the Common Core
03/13/13

Matter of Principals: School Administrators Also Getting New Grading System
03/12/13

Department of Education Posts List of Nearly 60 Reward Schools
03/11/13

Commission Calls for 'Radically Different' Tests
03/11/13

New Teacher and Principal Evaluations Pose a Challenge for Districts to Implement
03/11/13

Cerf Goes Public About Student Test Scores and Teacher Evaluations
03/07/13

Teacher Tenure, Evaluation Regulations Introduced at State BOE
03/06/13

State Board of Education to Release Regulations for Teacher Evaluations Tomorrow
03/05/13

Best and Worst Teachers Can Be Flagged Early, Says Study
03/05/13

N.J. Increasing Tests for Students
03/05/13

No N.J. School District Will Have State Aid Cut Next Year; 40 Districts Get Increase of $1
03/01/13

State Renews 13 Charter Schools But Flunks Three Others
03/01/13

Charter-School Reform, On Back Burner, Starts to Heat Up Again
02/28/13

Christie Won't Give Up on School Voucher Program
02/27/13

School-Funding Issues Remain at Forefront 40 Years after Landmark Decision
02/26/13

Christie and Co. Keep Tight Lid on Education Funding in State Budget
02/25/13

Sequestration Could Spell Cuts for N.J. Schools, Head Start Preschools
02/25/13

Majority of NJ Schools Opt for Widely Used Teacher- Evaluation Method
02/22/13

Survey Finds Rising Job Frustration Among Principals
02/21/13

Two Newest Paterson Charters are Well Connected With Established Networks
02/20/13

Overhaul of Teacher-Prep Standards Targets Recruitment, Performance
02/15/13

Newark Superintendent Turns Attention to Revamping High Schools
02/14/13

Florence Township Charter Withdraws Application to Expand
02/14/13

Mayor Michael Bloomberg Pours $1 Million into LAUSD Elections to Oust Steve Zimmer, Elect Monica Garcia
02/12/13

In Local Battles Against Charters, Florence Township Joins the Fray
02/11/13

Success of Online Learning in Hackettstown Spurs Interest Around New Jersey
02/11/13

Teachers' Ratings Still High Despite New Measures
02/07/13

New School Report Cards Measure More Than Just the ABC's of Student Performance
02/07/13

Independent Report: Teachers Remain Skeptical About New Evaluation System
02/06/13

Veteran Educator Turns Around Cincinnati Schools
02/05/13

Mich. School Chief Focuses on STEM Learning
02/05/13

Online Testing is Coming to New Jersey Schools Ready or Not
02/04/13

Most N.J. Charter School Facilities Outdated, Analysis Finds
01/30/13

Cerf's Visit to Education Committee Raises Question About Budget Balance of Power
01/29/13

Fine Print: Teacher Evaluation Update
01/25/13

State Education Chief Will Finally Meet with Key Senate Committee
01/25/13

Conference Says Choice is the Solution to Poorly Performing Schools in NJ
01/25/13

With Eye on Common Core, Illinois Raises State Test Cut Scores
01/24/13

Christie Gets Tougher With Charter School Teachers
01/23/13

College Overproducing Elementary Teachers, Data Finds
01/22/13

Student Scores Get their First Test in Grading Teachers
01/18/13

Democrats Seek to Block Administration's Attempt to Revise School Funding Formula
01/15/13

Should Students Grade Their Teachers?
01/10/13

The Case for a Teacher Bar Exam
01/10/13

Combined Measures Better at Gauging Teacher Effectiveness, Study Finds
01/09/13

NJ Touts Educational Reform But Earns 'D' on One Nationwide Report Card
01/08/13

Paterson School Offers Signs of Hope in Urban School Reform
01/06/13

Most Eligible Newark Teachers Take a Pass on New Bonus Program
01/04/13

View from the Top: Cerf and Ruiz Talk Education 2013
01/03/13

The Coming Year in Education. Bigger Questions, Higher Stakes
01/02/13

Proposed Assembly Bill Would Alter Teacher Compensation in Verona and Cedar Grove
01/02/13

Newark Teacher First to Win Contested Case Under Tenure Law
12/20/12

High School Graduation Rates, Test Scores on Upswing in NJ
12/06/12

New Data Show Why We Need to Start Early to Keep Kids From Falling Behind
12/05/12

Wagner: Online, Blended Learning A Matter of Balancing Socialization Skills With New Technology
12/05/12

Dealing with Sandy's Aftermath Puts Schools to the Test
12/04/12

More Principals Learn the Job in Real Schools
12/04/12

Union Calls for Teacher Certification Exam
12/03/12

AFT Calls for Teacher 'Bar Exam'; National Board to Oversee
12/03/12

Renaissance Schools' Get Board's Go-Ahead in Camden
11/29/12

Two NJ Districts Named as Race to the Top Finalists
11/28/12

New Jersey's Graduation Rate, Once Best in the Nation, Drops Dramatically
11/28/12

Duncan Sharpens Second-Term Agenda, Stresses Teacher Quality
11/28/12

Teachers' Contract Includes Peer Review
11/28/12

Study Finds New Jersey Charter Public Schools Significantly Outperform Their District School Peers
11/27/12

Lagging Districts Under Pressure to Boost Performance
11/27/12

Study: Charter Schools Outperform Public Schools in N.J.
11/27/12

Teacher Seniority Still a Four-Letter Word to Administration 'LIFO'
11/26/12

Race to the Top Returns, This Time for School Districts
11/21/12

NJ Spotlight Roundtable: Judging Teachers by Student Performance
11/20/12

Nj Spotlight Roundtable: Evaluating New Approach to Evaluating Educators
11/19/12

Spotlight Research: NJ Teacher-Evaluation Reform Compared to Other States
11/16/12

Governor Christie Hopes Newark Teachers Bonuses Will Serve as Model For the State
11/16/12

Newark Teachers Vote 'Yes' on Precedent-Setting Contract
11/15/12

Newark Teachers Union Approves Landmark Contract Offering Merit Pay Bonuses
11/14/12

Bergenfield, Englewood, Garfield and Paterson School Distric Apply for Race to the Top Grants
11/14/12

Newark Teacher Contract Isn't Just About Performance Bonuses
11/13/12

NJ Schools May Face Influx of Students Displaced by Storm
11/09/12

East Coast Schools Struggle to Reopen in Wake of Storm
11/07/12

Hurricane Sandy Aftermath: Some N.J. Schools Reopen with No Heat, No Lunch
11/06/12

Bedeviled November School Board Elections May Be Even Harder to Spot
11/05/12

Days Lost to Hurricane Put N.J. Schools to Test
11/02/12

NJ Spotlight Roundtable: NJ Schools Aren't Making the Grade
10/30/12

Judge Rules Against Parents in Camden Case, Kids to Remain in District Schools
10/25/12

Jeers and Cheers Great Newark Teachers Contract Agreement
10/25/12

NJ's Top Three Supers Open up About Life Inside the System
10/24/12

Facebook Foundation Turns Corner with Contribution to Newark Contract
10/22/12

Moran: Newark Teacher Union's Chief Backs Groundbreaking Reform
10/21/12

Lawmakers Seek to End N.J. Takeover of School
10/20/12

Newark Teachers Contract, a Game-Changer for NJ's Often-Troubled School District
10/19/12

Quest Academy Charter to Get its Day in Supreme Court
10/18/12

School Districts Comparison Shop for Teacher Evaluation Systems
10/17/12

Big Charter Network Looks South to Camden for Expansion
10/16/12

NJ Parents Petition State for Better Education for Children
10/16/12

Principal Evaluation Mandate Will Put Administrators Under Microscope
10/12/12

Perth Amboy Capaign Deserves Probe Into Manager, PAC
10/12/12

NJ Extends Contract to Keep High School Tests for Two More Years
10/10/12

Inside the Classroom with New Jersey's Latest Teacher of the Year
10/09/12

Op-Ed: Teacher Evaluation What is the Primary Goal?
10/09/12

DOE Rescinds Administrative Leave, Reinstates Ousted Perth Amboy Super
10/05/12

Agenda: State Board of Education
10/03/12

State Gives Preliminary Go-Ahead to Two New Charter Schools
10/02/12

Applying Lessons From Charters to Regular Public Schools
10/02/12

Fine Print: State Control of Newark Schools in Court
10/01/12

The Rise of the Tech-Powered Teacher
10/01/12

High Schools Not Meeting STEM Demand
10/01/12

Federal Merit Pay Program to Reward Teachers Across N.J.
09/28/12

Online Assessments Test the Limits of Public School Technology
09/27/12

Camden Board of Education Denies Applications for 'Renaissance Schools'
09/27/12

NJ to Pilot Early Testing for Kindergarten
09/26/12

Bill Would Stretch the School Day, Extend the School Year
09/25/12

Ethics Complaints Headed to Court
09/25/12

Fine Print: Longer School Days, School Year
09/24/12

Opinion: A Report on the Education Transformation Report
09/24/12

In Strike's Wake, Chicago Faces Budget Questions
09/21/12

Cerf & Co. Deliver 'State of the Schools' Address
09/20/12

Only About Half of N.J.'s Public Schools Meet Goals
09/20/12

Democrats Introduce Bill to Overhaul Teacher Training
09/20/12

Room at the Top: More than Half of NJ's School Supers are New to Their Jobs
09/19/12

N.J. Test Scores Improve in High Schools, Remain Flat in Elementary and Middle Schools
09/19/12

N.J. Education System Must Focus on Youngest Students, Commissioner Cerf Says
09/19/12

Hottest Topics in State Education Shaping Newark Teachers Contracts
09/17/12

N.J. Program that Lets Students Attend Out-of-town Public Schools Growing in Popularity
09/16/12

Fine Print: Proposed Teacher Professional Development Rules
09/14/12

NJ Schools Prepare to Implement New Teacher Evaluations
09/12/12

Chicago Teachers Strike: Could it Happen in New Jersey?
09/12/12

State Judge Upholds Removal of Perth Amboy Superintendent
09/12/12

Ailing Public and Private Schools Consider Conversion to Charter
09/11/12

Is New Orleans a Model for America
09/11/12

N.J. Schools Step Up Teacher Evaluations
09/10/12

No Deal Yet Between Chicago Teachers and School System
09/10/12

New Trenton Schools Superintendent is off to a Strong Start
09/10/12

Red Tape Report Released, Will Department of Education Start Cutting?
09/06/12

NJ Education Reform to Take Prominent Spot at Democratic National Convention
09/04/12

Perth Amboy School District Tries to Move Past Controversy
09/02/12

The Record: Leaders of the Packs
08/31/12

Lowry: Of Backpacks and Other Hard Truths
08/31/12

Getting the Facts Straight on Preparing Educators
08/30/12

Paterson Catholic Charities Organization Giving Away More Backpacks to Children
08/30/12

4,000 Children in Need to Receive Backpacks, School Supplies from Non-profit
08/29/12

Obama and Christie Share Common Ground on Education
08/28/12

Nonprofit group doling out school backpacks, supplies to Passaic, Paterson students
08/24/12

N.J. Students Score Higher than National Average on ACT
08/22/12

Best High Schools in New Jersey
08/21/12

Big-City Districts Bail on Teacher-Incentive Grants
08/21/12

Critics Say Education Reform Bill Signed by Gov. Christie Doesn't Fix State's Biggest Issues
08/20/12

Perth Amboy School Board Paying the Price to be Rid of Its Superintendent
08/19/12

With NCLB Waiver, N.J. Lays Out Turnaround Plans
08/15/12

Directors Hired for Regional Achievement Centers Overseeing Low-Performing Schools
08/14/12

With New Superintendent, Changes Come Fast to Newark Schools
08/14/12

Tenure Reform Law: The Debates Ahead
08/13/12

Christie Hails Tenure Bill as Victory
08/07/12

Compromise, Caffeine, and Trade-Offs: Behind NJ's New Tenure Reform Bill
08/07/12

Analyses Find Staffing Changes Could Double Teacher Pay
08/01/12

Report Finds Urban Schools Losing Talented Teachers Because of Poor Conditions, Pay
07/31/12

Cerf Goes His Own Way on Proposed Charter Regulations
07/31/12

To Earn Classroom Certification, More Teaching and Less Testing
07/29/12

For Cerf, an 18-Month Wait Ends in a Four-Hour Hearing
07/27/12

Addressing Poverty in Schools
07/27/12

Newark Schools Chief, Teachers Union Class Over Seniority
07/26/12

Urban Hope Act Brings Renaissance Schools to Camden
07/24/12

N.J. Dept. of Ed. Releases Guide on Town Spending on Public Schooling
07/20/12

Teacher Ratings to Remain Hidden
07/19/12

NJ Adds School Districts to Test New Teacher, Principal Evaluations
07/18/12

Obama Aims to Develop STEM Master Teacher Corps
07/18/12

Perth Amboy Students Behaved Better, According to New Numbers
07/17/12

Tough Teacher Evaluations Planned
07/16/12

N.J.'s First Online Charter School Delayed a Year
07/16/12

As Membership Plummets, NEA Retools Mission
07/13/12

Christie Touts Bipartisan Tenure Reform Bill, But Still Hasn't Signed
07/11/12

Perth Amboy School Board Tries, Fails, to Quiet Superintendent
07/05/12

N.J. Senate President Expresses Concern About Politics in School Districts
07/03/12

Christie Speaks Warmly of Teacher Tenure Bill
07/02/12

ACT to Roll Out Career and College Readiness Tests for 3rd-10th Grades
07/02/12

Compromise Led to Deal on Teacher Tenure
07/01/12

Will He or Won't He? Christie Plays Coy About Tenure Reform Bill
06/27/12

Teacher Tenure Changes Now in Christie's Court
06/26/12

Sweeping N.J. Teacher's Tenure Bill Passes Legislature, Heads to Gov. Christie's Desk
06/25/12

Teacher Tenure Reform Bill Should be Readu for Gov. Chris Christie's Pen Next Week
06/23/12

Teacher Tenure Changes Pass Unanimously in NJ Senate
06/22/12

N.J. Near Top in Per-Pupil Spending
06/22/12

Two Years in the Making, Ruiz Tenure Reform Bill Inches Closer to Law
06/19/12

Tenure Reform Wins Backing of Teachers
06/19/12

NJEA Boss Testifies in Support of Legislation to Change Teacher Tenure
06/18/12

State Senate Committee Approves Bill that Links Teacher Tenure to Performance
06/18/12

Special Report: Can Newark's Quitman Street School be Saved?
06/14/12

Christie Presses the Flesh and His Case for Tenure Reform
06/13/12

TEAM ACADEMY CHARTER SCHOOLS RECEIVE $1,000,000 GIFT FROM THE FOURNIER FAMILY FOUNDATION
06/12/12

New Player At Table as Lawmakers Fine Tune Teacher Tenure Reform
06/08/12

New Graduation Rate System Launched by State
06/07/12

Facebook Founder and Broad Foundation to Pitch in More for NJ School Reforms
06/05/12

More than a Bit Tardy, State Releases Annual School Report Card
06/01/12

Tensions Rise Over Paterson's Plans for Schools
05/21/12

Room at the Top: NJ's Urban School Districts Search for Supers
05/18/12

Camden Opens New Chapter in Christie Education Reform Agenda
05/17/12

Hearings on Teacher Tenure Reform Delayed For Now
05/16/12

Teacher Evaluation Forum Argues Merits of Student Achievement-Based Assessment Systems
05/16/12

Putting the Teacher Evaluation Pilot in Perspective
05/14/12

New K-12 Advocacy Groups Wield State-Level Clout
05/14/12

Chris Cerf's Rescue of Perth Amboy Superintendent Gives Mediation a Chance
05/11/12

New Jersey Eighth-Graders Score Just About Average on National Science Test
05/10/12

Most 8th Graders Fall Short on NAEP Science Test
05/10/12

Fine Print: Cerf Enters Perth Amboy Superintendent Fight
05/09/12

State Education Chief Orders Perth Amboy Superintendent be Reinstated Immediately
05/08/12

Parents Speak Out on Gap in Hopewell Valley Regional School District Elementary School Scores
05/07/12

NJ Board of Education Scrutinizes Christie's Blueprint for Schools
05/03/12

Researchers See Potential for Common Core to Boost Learning
05/03/12

Christie, Rewriting Rules for Graduation, Will Fill in Blanks Later
05/01/12

N.J High School Graduation rates Decrease Under New Federally Mandated Calculation Method
05/01/12

With School Choice Growing, NJ Expands Options
04/29/12

Caffrey to Fight to Regain Perth Amboy Schools Superintendent Post
04/29/12

Board to Try to Oust Perth Amboy Superintendent
04/25/12

Forced School consolidation is Off the Table
04/24/12

Vocational Schools Becoming More Popular, Must Turn Away Hundreds Who Apply for Admission
04/24/12

Tenn. Students Now Have Stakes in State Test Scores
04/23/12

Schools Chief May Face Ouster Vote
04/22/12

NJ Launches Evaluation Pilot for School Principals.
04/20/12

Three Moms with Fulop's Endorsement Beat Candidates Backed by Union and Healy to Sweep School Board Election
04/18/12

ONline Educator Adds Two Newark Charters to Portfolio
04/18/12

School Districts Holding April Elections Down to a Dwindling Few
04/15/12

Plan Would Cut State School Aid $300 Million; Not All Districts Affected the Same
04/14/12

NJ Puts New Labels on Schools for Test Scores, Graduation Rates
04/12/12

Fine Print: New Teacher Evaluation Guidance
04/11/12

From the Rocky Mountains, Lessons on Teacher Tenure
04/10/12

Gov. Christie Talks School Reform
04/10/12

Many NJ School Districts Move Voting to November
04/09/12

School Choice Program Finds Support Among Educators, Lawmakers.
04/09/12

Guest Column: Moving the School Election to November What It Means to You
04/04/12

When NJ Kids Take Out No. 2 Pencils, They'll be Testing the Test
04/04/12

Where Teachers are Replaceable Widgets, Education Suffers
04/03/12

New Teacher Evaluation System to Receive Additional Funding from New Jersey Department of Education
03/31/12

Grading Teachers: More Schools Invited to Join Evaluation Pilot
03/29/12

State Adds New Requirements to Pilot Program for Evaluating Teachers
03/28/12

All-Boys Public School Coming to Newark
03/28/12

Access to Teacher Evaluations Divides Advocates
03/28/12

Paterson School is a Test Case for Obama's Education Reform Policy
03/26/12

Intervening in Troubled School Districts Just Got Simpler
03/21/12

Newark Super Drums Up Support for Sweeping Reforms
03/20/12

U.S. Education Woes Threaten National Security, Report Says
03/20/12

Gov. Christie Adds $14.2 Million to School Choice Program, Local Districts React
03/18/12

Grading New Jersey's Educators Not an Easy Task
03/18/12

Interactive Map: State Aid to NJ Public Schools
03/16/12

Assembly Passes 9th District Delegation-Supported "VETEACH" Pilot Program Initiative
03/16/12

Monroe: Pilot Teacher Evaluation Program Being Assessed
03/15/12

Pou: It's Time to Raise the Dropout Age
03/14/12

Training of Teacher-Evaluators Examined
03/14/12

Gov. Christie Says He is not Frustrated With Slow-moving Education Reform Proposals
03/13/12

NJ Awarded $14.5M Grant for Charter Schools
03/13/12

N.J. Spotlight Roundtable: Teacher Evaluation Pilot
03/12/12

New Study Finds Parent Engagement on Rise
03/12/12

N.J. Education Reform Bill Moves in the Right Direction
03/11/12

N.J. Lobbyist Spending Hits New High at $73M; Teachers Union Tops List Again
03/07/12

Survey: Teacher Job Satisfaction Hits a Low Point
03/07/12

Making a Sizable Exception to the Tenure Bill
03/06/12

It Must Be Easier to Fire Bad Teachers
03/06/12

Evaluation Process Should be Improved
03/05/12

Advocates Make Case for NJ Teacher Tenure Reform
03/05/12

Poll: N.J. Registered Voters Show Support for Gay Marriage, Education Reforms
03/02/12

Senate Hearing to Refocus Attention on Tenure Reform
02/29/12

N.J's Superintendent Salary Cap to be Reviewed
02/29/12

N.J. Department of Education Outlines School Reform Plan
02/29/12

Corey Booker Endorses Gov. Christie's School Reforms
02/28/12

DOE Picks Rutgers University to Critique Teacher Evaluation Pilot Program
02/28/12

Shame is Not the Solution
02/27/12

372 Schools Sign Up for Race to the Top Funds
02/24/12

About Half of N.J. School Districts Implement Christie Reforms for Chunk of Federal Grant
02/24/12

Christie Moves to Change State School Funding Formula
02/23/12

Gov. Christie's Proposal Would Add More than $300M to N.J. Education Budget
02/22/12

Nearly 90 Percent of New Jersey Schools Move Elections to November
02/18/12

Standardized Tests: A Blessing or a Curse?
02/17/12

Move Ahead on Tenure Reform
02/10/12

Education Department Extends Teacher Evaluation Pilot to as Many as 30 More Districts
02/09/12

Christie Embraces Education Law Waiver
02/09/12

November Option for School Elections Opens Floodgates for Switch
02/08/12

AP: Study Finds NJ Teachers Open to New Evaluation
02/08/12

Christie Calls for NJEA Official's Resignation After Controversial Response to School Voucher Question
02/08/12

Number of N.J. High School Students Passing Advanced Placement Exams Doubles in a Decade
02/08/12

N.J. Education Commissioner Likes Tenure Reform Bill, Wants Pay Changes
02/07/12

Fine Print: Sen. Ruiz's New Tenure Bill
02/03/12

Despite Aid Cuts, N.J. Students Improved Test Scores in 2010-11 School Year
02/01/12

State Testing Results Show Achievement Gap Remains Among New Jersey Students
02/01/12

Review Gives Many States 'D' or 'F' for Science Standards
01/31/12

Opinion: The Charter School Controversy Much Ado About Nothing
01/27/12

N.J. Will Need Money to Fund New Anti-Bullying Law, Council Rules
01/27/12

N.J. School Districts Told They Should Decide in 3 Weeks Whether to Move Elections to November
01/26/12

4 School Districts OK November Elections
01/26/12

Groundswell of Approval for Moving School Board Elections to November
01/26/12

Group Gives NJ Low Marks for Teacher Standards
01/25/12

Some States Toughening Standards to Award Teachers Tenure
01/25/12

N.J. School Boards Use Law to Change Election Dates
01/21/12

Christie Pitches Education Reform to Urban Audience
01/20/12

Newark-Based Law Group Asks N.J. Legislators to Investigate Delays in Repair Work in Urban Schools
01/20/12

For Christie, 2012 is the Year to Act on Education Reform Again
01/18/12

New Session, Charter School Law Still Broken?
01/17/12

Policies Should Reflect the Importance of Teaching
01/17/12

Camden Sees Hope in Promise of New Schools Built by Nonprofits
01/13/12

Driving the Teacher Quality Component for Education Reform
01/11/12

The State of the Governor's Education Agenda
01/10/12

George Norcross Discusses Urban Hope Act, Other Education Reforms
01/09/12

In the Suburbs, Charter Schools Raise Concerns About Local Control
01/09/12

Teacher Quality, Status Entwined Among Top-Performing Nations
01/09/12

No Child Left Behind Law's Promise Falls Short After 10 Years
01/07/12

After Last-Minute Changes, Lawmakers Poised to Vote on Urban Hope Act
01/06/12

New Study Supports Using Test Scores in Teacher Evaluations
01/06/12

Fast-Tracked and Rewritten Bill Could Put Some Public Schools Under Private Management
01/04/12

New Data on Teacher Education Begins to Flow
01/04/12

A New Year: Five to Watch in Education
01/03/12

Education Reform Work in Progress
12/30/11

Race to the Top 3.0: Administration Tries, Tries (Tries) Again
12/20/11

Newark to Adopt National College Entrance Exam
12/20/11

Move All School Elections to November
12/20/11

N.J. Loses out on $60M in Competition for Federal Education Money
12/16/11

School Reform
12/09/11

NJ State Board of Education Creates Task Force to Address Academic Achievement Gap
12/08/11

Pilot Teacher Evaluation System Slow to Gain Traction in Newark
12/08/11

Fine Print: Sen Buono's Teacher Quality Bill
12/08/11

School Board Association Supports November Election Option
12/08/11

NEA Stakes a Claim in Teacher Effectiveness Debate
12/08/11

N.J. Gov. Chris Christie Swings for the Fences on School Reform Package
12/06/11

Pro-school choice group spends $400K in three districts
12/05/11

N.J. Opportunity Scholarships offer students a way out of failing schools
12/05/11

School District-Endorsed 'Fair School Funding Act' Gains Senate Supporter
12/05/11

Education Reform Limps Along in Lame Duck
12/02/11

NJ Still Lags in Using Data to Guide Teaching, Report Says
12/01/11

N.J Lame-Duck Legisature Considers Eliminating School Budget Elections, Requiring County Purchasing Programs
11/29/11

Opinion: Senate Agenda: Jobs, Tenure, Shared Services
11/29/11

Cantrell: Reveal True School Costs
11/29/11

Christie Administration Considering 'Model Cirriculum' for Low-Performing Schools
11/28/11

On School Reform, Concensus Grows Around Three Principles
11/27/11

New Jersey Public Schools: A Bottomless Money Pit
11/25/11

Opinion: The Latest in School Reform Ambition and Arrogance
11/23/11

Perth Amboy Superintendent: Tenure Laws Keep Bad Apples in the Classroom
11/23/11

District Hopes New Test Will Better Measure Student Progress
11/21/11

New Group Makes Splash in NJ Education Policy
11/19/11

Cerf Issues Reprieve from Statewide Teacher Evaluation Systems
11/18/11

Herald News: Fixing Schools
11/18/11

Does Administration's New Accountability System Overstep Legal Bounds?
11/18/11

Tenure, Charters, Vouchers: Lame Ducks Session's Big Three
11/16/11

N.J. Unveils New Report Cards to Measure School Progress
11/16/11

Christie, Cerf Appear in Secaucus to Push for Education Reform Bills
11/16/11

N.J Unveils New Report Cards to Measure School Progress
11/16/11

Christie, Cerf Appear in Secaucus to Push for Education Reform Bills
11/16/11

Acting Education Commissioner Chris Cerf Offers Olive Branch at NJEA Meeting
11/13/11

Acting NJ Ed Commissioner Tells Teachers: 'We're Supportive of Unions... We're Not Blaming Teachers'
11/11/11

Education Department Working Flat Out to Finish Federal Waiver
11/10/11

Gov. Christie Approves Measure Paving Way for More Charter Schools
11/10/11

NJEA Unveils School Reform Plan at Annual Atlantic City Convention
11/10/11

Tenure Reform: More Than Just a Matter of Time
11/09/11

Whats Waiting for the Winners in Trenton? Education Reform
11/07/11

Reform Plan Tops Agenda as Teachers Prepare for Convention in Atlantic City
11/07/11

NJEA: Meaningful Reform is More Than Evaluation, Tenure.
11/06/11

A $25,000 Surprise for West Orange Math Teacher
11/04/11

National Test Results Show N.J. Fourth and Eighth-Graders Rank Second-Highest Overall in Reading Nationwide
11/01/11

Reward Excellence in the Classroom
11/01/11

Merit Pay for Schools May Make the Grade in NJ
10/31/11

New Jersey's Residence-Only Law Worries Some Schools
10/31/11

Clock Ticking on Senate Bill to Overhaul NCLB
10/31/11

Cerf Assembles Expert Team to Review School Funding
10/28/11

Hedge Fund Manager Readies for Battle with NJEA to Reform NJ Schools
10/23/11

NJEA, Democrats Wrongly Balk at New Push for Schools Reform
10/23/11

Opinion: The Balance of Power How Much Government is Good for Education?
10/21/11

For David Hespe, Return to Trenton Brings New and Old Challenges
10/21/11

New Jersey Applies for $60 Million Race to the Top Grant
10/20/11

Senate Education Panel Approves ESEA Overhaul
10/20/11

Officials: Schools Were Left Behind
10/18/11

School Vouchers
10/18/11

Parents, Students see a difference in Englewood middle, high schools.
10/16/11

Harkin ESEA Bill Would Require Evaluation Reform
10/12/11

It's Time to Repair New Jersey's Broken Charter School Law
10/12/11

Senate ESEA Draft Bill Would Scrap Adequate Yearly Progress
10/11/11

Getting Serious About Teacher Evaluation
10/11/11

New Supers, New Approaches, New Ideas At Least Thats the Theory
10/07/11

Westampton Educator Honored as N.J. Teacher of the Year
10/05/11

N.J. Democratic Leader George Norcross Calls for More Charter Schools, Change to Teacher Tenure
10/05/11

Bill Can Help Keep Schools Afloat
10/05/11

TFA Teachers
10/04/11

What if the NFL Played by Teachers' Rules?
10/03/11

Dept. of Education Approves only 4 of 60 Applicants to Open New N.J. Charter Schools.
10/01/11

NOTORIOUS GARDEN STATE ACTIVIST TO PERFORM AT NATIONAL EDUCATION CELEBRATION
09/28/11

Legislature passes charter bill
09/27/11

Teachers Paid Less in Higher-Minority Schools
09/27/11

Crafting an Accurate System for Evaluating Teachers
09/26/11

$100M Grant from Mark Zuckerberg Begins to Have Effect on Newark Schools
09/25/11

DOE on Right Path With Evaluations
09/23/11

Fine-Tuning a Controversial Tenure Proposal - Quietly
09/20/11

Christie, Cerf, and Teachers' Union: A Fragile Peace
09/19/11

14 NJ Schools Earn National Blue Ribbon Award
09/16/11

State Starts to Consider New High School Test and Testing Contract
09/16/11

Race to Top Winners Feel Heat on Teacher Evaluations
09/16/11

Fine Print: New Jersey's SAT Profile, 2011
09/15/11

NJ School Choice: Protect the Students, Not the System
09/14/11

Teachers Are Put to the Test
09/13/11

Easing the Bureaucratic Burden on Schools
09/13/11

N.J. Education Officials Look to Cut Back on High School Standardized Tests
09/13/11

New Groups Giving Teachers Alternative Voice
09/13/11

New Jersey Schools Turn to Supplemental Online Instruction
09/08/11

Most N.J. Residents Happy with Local Public School Education, Poll Finds.
09/07/11

NJ Education
09/06/11

Mark Zuckerberg's $100 Million to Newark Starts to Gain Some Traction
09/06/11

Opinion: New Jersey's Disposable Children
09/06/11

Paterson's Third Charter School to Open
09/06/11

Teacher Evaluation Gets a New Start
09/02/11

New Jersey Launches Pilot Teacher Evaluation Program
09/01/11

Outsiders Join Fray on Schools
08/14/11

Changing the Rules for Teacher Evaluation
08/03/11

Grandparents Increasingly Involved in Education
08/03/11

Charting My Own Course
08/02/11

Senate President Sweeney Creates Website for Public to View Aid N.J. Schools Receive
08/01/11

Jersey City Back(Pack) to School Giveaway
08/01/11

Teacher Swap Quashed
07/28/11

Chicago Study Shows Principals Focus on Retaining Highly Effective Teachers in Dismissal Decisions – if Policies Permit
07/19/11

States Test Education Law
07/19/11

Most New Charter Schools Not Ready to Open in September
07/19/11

Teachers Move, Students Stay at L.A. Charter Schools
07/19/11

State to contact schools about test erasures
07/18/11

Obama Asks Corporate CEOs to Donate More to Education
07/18/11

Newark public schools to remain under state control indefinitely despite improvements
07/16/11

States Continue Push to Toughen Teacher Policies
07/15/11

Plans for Newark charter school abandoned, after more than $1.5M is spent
07/15/11

D.C. teacher performance evaluations are working
07/15/11

The Man with the Plan . . . to Reorganize the Department of Education
07/14/11

N.J. Board of Ed votes to open superintendent positions to non-educators
07/14/11

Principals' Job Reviews Getting a Fresh Look
07/14/11

For Administration, School Aid Equals Property Tax Relief
07/13/11

Christie Moves Quickly to Build School Board
07/13/11

States Face Challenges in Early-Ed. Race to Top Scramble
07/13/11

NJ school districts get more state funding but with strings attached
07/12/11

New England Project Aims to Use 'i3' Aid for Innovative Learning Approaches
07/12/11

Agenda: NJ State Board of Education
07/11/11

N.J. education task force to hold public hearings
07/11/11

Braun: Advocates of privatized education want to end public schools
07/11/11

Legislators announce campaign events
07/11/11

After Christie-Sweeney dustup, education reform's fate lies with the bosses
07/10/11

Opinion: High School Proficiency Assessment fails to adequately measure N.J. students
07/10/11

N.J. Senate President Sweeney will not move forward on two of Christie's education proposals
07/09/11

Spotlight: Assembly Speaker Sheila Oliver
07/08/11

GOP Proposes Unprecedented Flexibility in Ed. Spending
07/07/11

Christie's School Aid Cuts And Adds Leave Districts Uncertain About Funding
07/06/11

Fate of school vouchers, N.J. wineries uncertain after bills died quietly behind the scenes
07/05/11

NEA Passes Teacher-Evaluation Policy, With a Catch-22 on Test Scores
07/04/11

Teacher Evaluation Pilot Program Prepares for Takeoff
06/30/11

Cory Booker: High School Education is the Key to America's Success
06/30/11

Students sentenced to life of poverty in N.J.
06/29/11

Bill requiring voter approval of charter schools could doom them
06/29/11

New N.J. bills could halt growth of charter schools in suburbs, expand in unwelcome areas
06/29/11

Democrats' Budget Plan Richer for Some Districts than Others
06/28/11

Foundation supporting school choice donates $3.6M to Newark schools
06/28/11

Newark's Central High School sees success with high graduation rate despite challenges
06/28/11

Package of Four Controversial Charter Bills To Come Before Assembly
06/27/11

Parents are key
06/26/11

The Millionaire's Tax Makes a Comeback as a School-Funding Vehicle
06/24/11

N.J. hedge fund leaders create group to financially back education reforms supported by Gov. Christie
06/24/11

Hedge-Fund Founders Eye N.J. Schools
06/23/11

Opinion: Disrespecting Teachers and Teaching
06/23/11

SOIFER: The coming teacher-union offensive
06/23/11

As Much as Money, Abbott Districts Need Spending Guidelines
06/22/11

Students and schools hopeful, nervous about Choice program
06/22/11

Charter school proposes leasing space in Paterson Catholic building
06/22/11

Opinion: N.J. high school graduation rates do not provide real measure of educational success
06/22/11

Newark Superintendent Takes a New Tack on How and Where Teachers Are Placed
06/21/11

36 N.J. high schools named among Newsweek's top 1000 in America
06/21/11

Christie administration announces $1.1M grant on teacher evaluation pilot project
06/21/11

Motivating parents, teachers is key
06/19/11

Group forms to fight back against NJEA attacks on Christie
06/17/11

New Education Group Calls For Tenure Reform And Merit Pay
06/17/11

Pilot Project to Launch Christie's Teacher Evaluation System
06/17/11

New School Reform Group Comes to the Table Very Well Funded
06/16/11

Legislative Momentum Stalls for 'Parent Trigger' Proposals
06/14/11

Opinion: Education Is the Problem, Access Is the Solution
06/10/11

Michelle Rhee at AFC's National Policy Summit 2011
05/26/11

Good first step on tenure
05/24/11

State Sen. Teresa Ruiz pushes new teacher tenure reform bill
05/23/11

Scenes From the New York Education Wars
05/10/11

Evaluating New Jersey's Teachers: A Mosaic of Practices and Processes
04/18/11

Inquirer Editorial: No time for politics
04/18/11

Gov. Christie: We need to end 'Last in, First out' system
04/18/11

MSNBC Discussion on Education's Problems
04/15/11

LIFO reform a Walcott priority
04/15/11

N.J. teacher tenure criteria need uniformity
04/14/11

NJEA President Keshishian: Christie's teacher tenure proposals 'have no basis in reality'
04/13/11

Christie tells crowd at Cape May Airport he plans to make failing teachers re-earn tenure
04/12/11

Gov tenure comments draw ire from NJEA
04/08/11

Lieberman: Make teacher evaluations a requirement for federal funds
03/14/11

New Jersey task force report: Teaching, learning both key
03/14/11

Reforming teacher tenure / A reasonable start
02/21/11

Why Teacher Pensions Don't Work
01/10/11

Stripping Tenure a Chore in N.J.
12/18/10

NJEA hasn't moved enough on tenure
12/13/10

Teacher tenure: Has it outlived its usefulness? Yes
05/30/10

Grading School Grades
11/06/07

TEAM ACADEMY CHARTER SCHOOLS RECEIVE $1,000,000 GIFT FROM THE FOURNIER FAMILY FOUNDATION
01/01/00

Christie Wont
01/01/00


01/01/00

Half of Asbury Park's Seniors Won
01/01/00