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November 7, 2023

JUST OUT: New Jersey Uses ‘Weak’ Elementary Teacher Licensure Tests That Don’t Tell Us If Teachers Can Teach Kids To Read

In a new analysis out today, the National Council on Teacher Quality (NCTQ) finds that most states (29 states and the District of Columbia) use […]
October 10, 2023

Newark Superintendent Blames ‘Alarmingly’ Low Reading Levels on COVID. Here’s a Fact-Check.

At last week’s meeting of the Newark Board of Education, district leaders explained grim student outcomes on last spring’s standardized tests—especially in reading— by pointing […]