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Salary Cap Causes Some NJ Superintendents to Quit

2-13-15
New Jersey's cap on superintendent salaries has caused some to leave their jobs in the Garden State and take positions in New York or Pennsylvania.

Proposed Law Would Let Sign Language Count as Foreign Language in High School

2-12-15
The Senate Education Committee unanimously approved a measure that would let high school students take classes in sign language to fulfill the foreign language requirement.

Program Gives Students with Special Needs Real World Job Experience

2-11-15
Brick Township High School offers a Structured Learning Program, which allows students with special needs to work as interns at various participating businesses.

Students Learn About Television Production During American Graduate Day

2-11-15
NJTV News Correspondent Lauren Wanko mentored students, showing them how to be on camera, to prepare them for American Graduate Day, a live, seven-hour broadcast.

School Bus Ads Bring Additional Revenue to Districts

2-10-15
Some New Jersey school districts are selling ad space on buses to generate funds for their budgets.

Superintendent Salary Cap Back in Limelight As Clock Counts Down

2-10-15
As limits on top school administrators' pay near expiration in 2016, a stalled Senate bill draws new attention as it's voted out of committee.

Legislation Addresses PARCC Test Controversy

2-9-15
Assemblyman Patrick Diegnan is sponsoring legislation that would postpone the use of PARCC test results for three years and ensure alternative programs are available for students who refuse to take the test.

Montclair Program Offers Alternative for Suspended High Schoolers

2-9-15
The Montclair Neighborhood Development Corporation offers suspended students from Montclair High School the opportunity to participate in a program that gives four hours of academic training and two hours of academic counseling.

Rutgers Researchers Use Cold Plasma to Prevent Food Poisoning

2-9-15
Rutgers researchers are using a technique called cold plasma to decontaminate produce to help prevent food poisoning.

Camden Superintendent Gives District Update

2-5-15
Camden Superintendent Paymon Rouhanifard gave the district a C+ for its improvement efforts, saying older students face the most challenges.