Teacher Voices

South Orange-Maplewood Kindergarten Teacher Says She Was Fired for Crying In Front of Students

A South Orange-Maplewood kindergarten teacher has sued the school district after she was fired after having "crying spells." These spells…

1 week ago

Here’s What It’s Like to Be a Teacher or Student in Asbury Park

A few months ago news broke about the chaos at Asbury Park High School, now serving grades 7-12 because district-wide…

2 weeks ago

BREAKING: Update on South Orange-Maplewood Hijab Incident–Almost Doesn’t Count As Mom Backs Out of Deal

According to just-released court documents, a settlement has been reached among the parties involved in an incident that occurred in…

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

NJ Teacher: Scapegoating Teacher Unions Could Lead to Unimaginable Violence

Susan Poage is a New Jersey teacher who resides in Berkeley Heights. Mike Pompeo, the former director of the Central…

2 months ago

New Jersey Teachers Are Getting a Raw Deal From Their Union

According to a new report by Mike Lilley at the Sunlight Policy Center, New Jersey teachers' enthusiasm and support for…

3 months ago

JerseyCAN Fellowships Launch With Bipartisan Support From NJ Senators Gopal, O’Scalon, and Singleton

JerseyCAN, a nonprofit organization advocating for high-quality schools for all New Jersey students, recently launched two fellowship programs for parents…

3 months ago

Asbury Park Lowers 64 Floor: Inside Info on New Grading Rules, Student Suspensions, and Special Education

NJ Education Report has received a trove of new information from Asbury Park, courtesy of inside sources who will remain…

3 months ago

LILLEY: Hunterdon Teachers Decry Superintendent’s Decision to Cancel Learning For a Drag Queen Show

A friendly teacher sent Sunlight a copy of a letter written by a reportedly “large group” of Hunterdon Central Regional…

3 months ago

Education Leaders Urge State Education Department To Not Weaken Teacher Training Requirements

The New Jersey Department of Education is in the process of changing the rules for teacher training. We believe this…

3 months ago