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Despite Pleas from State Board Members, Murphy’s Education Department Refuses To Resume In-Person Meetings

At last month’s State Board of Education, President Kathy Goldenberg announced she has requested that the Murphy Administration's Department of…

5 days ago

New Senate Bill Allows Parents of Children With Disabilities to File For Guardianship Early

Parents of children with developmental disabilities may soon be able to file a complaint for guardianship six months before a…

2 weeks ago

How Close is Murphy to Firing His Education Commissioner?

Last week NJ Education Report broke the news that Acting Education Commissioner Angelica Allen-McMillen was on her way out, possibly…

3 weeks ago

BREAKING NEWS: Murphy Will Replace Education Commissioner

According to sources who will remain anonymous, Gov. Phil Murphy has decided to fire his Commissioner of Education Angelica Allen-McMillan.…

4 weeks ago

Murphy’s Education Department Releases ‘User-Unfriendly’ Test Scores Available to Those With ‘Significant Excel Knowledge’

Politico NJ has published its take on the New Jersey Education Department's release of district-by-district state test scores which students…

2 months ago

Special Education Advocates Underwhelmed by State Education Department’s Report

Marissa Sladek knew her son Christopher had fallen far behind when she bought him a copy of Jack London’s “The…

2 months ago

What Do Just-Released Test Scores Say About the Murphy Administration’s Stance on School Choice?

Last year I reported on the decisions by the Murphy Administration’s Department of Education to reverse previously-approved charter school expansions and…

2 months ago

New Jersey School Librarians Celebrate Passage of Information Literacy Bill

The New Jersey Association of School Librarians (NJASL) is thrilled to announce that on November 21 the New Jersey Senate…

2 months ago

COMMENTARY: Three Ways Gov. Murphy Can Resuscitate his Education Department

I’m tired of writing about the ineptitude of the Murphy Administration’s Department of Education. And now I’m (almost!) tired of…

2 months ago

Newark Teachers Union President: Superintendent León’s Heart Is Two Sizes Too Small

This is a notice from Newark Teachers Union President John Abeigon urging his 400 members to show up at next…

2 months ago