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Town Files Lawsuit Over Constitutionality of Education Funding

1-27-17
Kingsway filed a lawsuit asking the Supreme Court to declare the current education funding model unconstitutional.
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Legislation Would Screen HS Students Yearly for Addiction

1-26-17
State Sen. Joe Vitale introduced a bill that would require high schools to annually screen students for addiction.
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Stevens Institute Teaches Data Visualization

1-25-17
The Hanlon 2 Lab at Stevens Institute of Technology is designed for financial analytics and data visualization. In other words, helping students become tech-savvy financial managers.
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Bill Would Require School Districts to Pay for Recovery School

1-23-17
Sens. Ray Lesniak and Teresa Ruiz's bill would require school districts to pay for students to attend a recovery school if a medical or clinical professional determines a student has a substance abuse disorder and wants to transfer.
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Rutgers’ Recovery House Helps Students Who Struggle with Addiction

1-20-17
The Recovery House at Rutgers University offers a living space for students who are recovering from addiction. The average GPA is higher than the rest of campus.
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Dem Consensus: Any Plan But Christie’s Plan For School Funding

1-18-17
New Jersey Democrats haven't come up with a unified plan for school funding, but they agree that Gov. Christie's proposal, which he calls the "Fairness Formula," is not the right move for the state.
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Charlie’s Law Would Impose Fines for Denying Service Dog Access

1-12-17
A Cherry Hill high school student went to the State House in support of Charlie's Law, named after his service dog. The measure would fine those denying access to the animals.
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Special Education Schools Worried About DOE Proposals

1-12-17
The state Department of Education is proposing to freeze and cap staff salary at private special needs schools, lower the salary cap for therapists, return revenue from sales of the schools to the public district, lower the caps for website operations and for professional development.
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Assembly Speaker Discusses Drug Treatment, Education Funding

1-12-17
Assembly Speaker Vincent Prieto discusses what will happen to Medicaid in New Jersey without the Affordable Care Act and education funding following Christie's State of the State.
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Critics Speak Ahead of State of the State Address

1-10-17
Critics shared their concerns about education, health care and New Jersey's credit rating ahead of Gov. Christie's seventh State of the State address.