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Students Work for Legislation to Protect Turtles

5-18-15
Students at the Marine Academy of Technology and Environmental Science have testified in front of a Senate committee to push for legislation that would change the designation for diamondback terrapins, turtles that live in New Jersey.

Bayonne HS Students Get Hands On Biology Lessons

5-15-15
The BioDome at Bayonne High School is filled with more than 600 organisms from 200 different species. It's part of the school's new STEM Academy.

NJSIAA Committee Co-Chair: Creating Separate Football Conferences Would Benefit Schools

5-14-15
NJSIAA Special Committee Co-Chair Michael Zapicchi says that separating public and non-public schools in football conferences would solve some of the issues that currently exist.

Newark Mayor Joins Those Protesting Turnaround Schools

5-13-15
Newark Mayor Ras Baraka joined the march on the Newark Board of Education to offer his support to teachers and community leaders protesting the labeling of some city schools as turnaround schools.

Newark Superintendent: Turnaround School Status Offers Opportunity for Betterment

5-12-15
Newark Superintendent Cami Anderson defends the use of the turnaround school designation, which the teachers union has criticized, saying it offers an opportunity to improve schools and accelerate progress.

Teaching Educators About Suicide Prevention

5-6-15
The Society for the Prevention of Teen Suicide has created a new training video for teachers, featuring students at Neptune High School.

MSU Students Pitch Ideas for $10,000 Prize

5-6-15
During Inventors Day at Montclair State University, 10 teams of students pitched creations to billionaire AJ Khubani for a chance to win $10,000. The winning team made an app connecting college kids with homeowners needing odd jobs done.

Family Establishes Scholarship Fund in Honor of Late Newark High School Teacher

5-5-15
A foundation and scholarship fund has been set up in honor of David DeOliveira, who was a teacher and coach at East Side High School in Newark. He died in 2011.

Stockton Acting President Discusses Showboat Purchase Mistake

4-30-15
Stockton University purchased Showboat to turn it into a campus, but that can't happen because of an agreement with neighboring Taj Mahal that it must remain a casino.

Ambassador Rice Honors Late Congressman Donald Payne Sr. at Seton Hall

4-30-15
Ambassador Susan Rice was at Seton Hall University to kick off the Donald Payne Sr. Lecture Series.