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Lawmakers Question State Education Spending

4-20-16
The Christie administration has proposed increasing school spending by $548 million for next year, but Democrats accused the state of poorly running the Paterson schools for decades.
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Paterson School District Faces Job Cuts, Slashed Programs

4-19-16
Paterson School District is facing 115 job cuts, slashed special education programs and reduced sports programs. The state-appointed superintendent asked for a tax hike to support his proposed $558 million budget. The locally-elected board unanimously voted no.
160419Hill

Rutgers Football Coach Discusses Future for Scarlet Knights

4-19-16
Chris Ash is the new head football coach at Rutgers. Previously, he was defensive coordinator at Ohio State.
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Senators Question Higher Education Spending in State Budget

4-14-16
The Christie administration is proposing cuts to the Educational Opportunity Fund and to the state's senior public institutions.
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President Obama to Give Commencement Address at Rutgers

4-14-16
President Obama will speak at the 250th anniversary commencement ceremony for Rutgers University, New Brunswick.
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Call for Mandate to Test All NJ Schools’ Drinking Water for Lead

4-11-16
Stakeholders are pushing to pass a statewide mandate that will test all New Jersey schools’ drinking water for lead contamination.
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Lawmakers Push for Pre-K Expansion

4-11-16
Sens. Steve Sweeney and Joe Vitale are pushing a bill to expand pre-kindergarten programs in New Jersey. They say every dollar spent on educating 3- and 4-year-olds comes back seven-fold.
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Author and Motivational Speaker talks About Living with Autism

4-11-16
Kerry Magro talks about his life and living with autism as well as the goals of the autism community.
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Parents Protest Tying PARCC Tests to Graduation

4-6-16
Parents gathered outside the New Jersey Department of Education meeting to protest a proposal to make PARCC test scores part of high school graduation requirements.
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Justice Department: Fake University Operated Visa Scam

4-5-16
U.S. Attorney for New Jersey Paul Fishman said the so-called University of Northern New Jersey was a fake and a front for individuals to obtain fraudulent visas.