NJ No Child Left Behind waiver extended for 1 year

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey has received a one-year extension of its waiver freeing it from some requirements of the No Child Left Behind education reform act. The extension was announced Friday by the Obama administration and will last through ...

NJEA Convention Opens With Little Talk of Christie or Pension Payments

The annual New Jersey Education Association Convention in Atlantic City is focusing on professional development, despite an ongoing strained relationship with Gov. Christie.

Remembering Clement Price

Officials throughout New Jersey remember Dr. Clement Alexander Price, a distinguished history professor at Rutgers-Newark and the Newark historian.

New Jersey scores down a bit on state tests

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey education officials say student passage rates dropped slightly on standardized tests last year. The 2013-14 school year was the last time this set of exams was to be used. The drop-offs were minor — less than 1 ...

Noted Rutgers-Newark Professor Clement Price dies

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Clement Price, a longtime professor at Rutgers-Newark University who was known for his scholarly works and extensive knowledge of the city and its history, has died. He was 69. University officials said Price died Wednesday, ...
Rutgers Professor and Newark Historian Clement Price on the NJTV News set in February. Price died Wednesday at the age of 69 after suffering a stroke over the weekend.

Newark Historian Clement Price Dies

Rutgers Professor and Newark Historian Clement Price died Wednesday at the age of 69 after suffering a stroke over the weekend.

Feds: Princeton mishandled sexual violence cases

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Education Department's Office for Civil Rights says Princeton University violated the law by improperly handling complaints of sexual violence and failing to end a sexually hostile environment for one student. The department ...

Student releases pepper spray in NJ high school

FREEHOLD TOWNSHIP, N.J. (AP) — Officials say a student released a blast of pepper spray outside the cafeteria at Freehold Township High School. Students and teachers were required to shelter in place after the 8:20 a.m. incident Wednesday. The ...

Rutgers Professor: School Not Prioritizing Instructional Resources

Associate Professor Charles Haberl says that Rutgers is not prioritizing instructional resources for faculty.

Bound Brook teacher suspended over laptop use

BOUND BROOK, N.J. (AP) — Bound Brook school officials plan to go to court to challenge the penalty imposed against a high school math teacher who used a school laptop to send nude photos of himself. The district sought to fire Glenn Ciripompa. But ...