Public Charter Schools

Breaking the Stigma and Gaining Understanding Around Special Education Services

These contributors are KIPP NJ educators, staff members, and parents in Camden and Newark. Across the United States, 7.2 million…

3 days ago

Three Cheers for the New Jersey Department of Education!

News broke yesterday that the Murphy Administration’s Department of Education granted approval for 11 high-performing public charter schools to offer…

3 days ago

JerseyCAN’s Paula White: Today the Murphy Administration Did the Right Thing

The New Jersey Public Charter School Association announced this morning that the New Jersey Department of Education awarded the approval…

4 days ago

BREAKING: Murphy Administration Approves Expansions of 11 Public Charters Schools!

Yesterday, the Murphy Administration granted approval for 11 high-performing public charter schools to offer more grade levels and seats for…

4 days ago

Beloved Jersey City Public Charter Students Triumph Over Covid Learning Loss

Beloved Community Charter School (BCCS) is proud to report that its students have continued to excel and thrive, as their…

1 week ago

ROSENKRANS: We Can Love Our Kids and Teachers While Urgently Addressing Learning Loss–Especially in Newark

Kyle Rosenkrans is Executive Director of New Jersey Children's Foundation. The COVID-19 pandemic and resulting lock-downs wreaked havoc on the…

2 weeks ago

COMMENTARY: Roger Leon Gets By With a Little Help From His Friends While Newark Families Pay the Price

Newark Superintendent Roger Leon is under a harsh spotlight as the district endures a growing list of revelations that would…

2 weeks ago

MARTIN: At BRICK in Newark, Supporting Staff and Parents Leads to Happier, Healthier Students

Tashia Martin is Managing Director of Program Integration at BRICK Education Network, an education organization serving the greater Newark, New…

2 weeks ago

ANALYSIS: A New Twist in Newark Superintendent’s Scheme To Smother Growth of City Charter Schools

Newark Superintendent Roger Leon is on a crusade to suffocate the city’s charter school sector, despite its “best in the…

4 weeks ago

Why Does Gov. Murphy Hate Charter Schools? Here’s One Answer.

Today the Wall Street Journal has an editorial (paywalled) called "Why Does New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Hate Charter Schools?"…

4 weeks ago