At the NJ Spotlight forum "Defining the Diploma," participants discuss the value of a diploma and how educators can keep up with the demands of a rapidly changing marketplace to best prepare students.
While more than half of students in New Jersey are nonwhite, just 16% of teachers are, according to the state Department of Education.
The Department of Education says it will look into the shortages in specific subject areas this summer.
Calling it catastrophic, members of the Jersey City Board of Education say proposed cuts to state aid have the potential to dismantle the district.
Following Murphy's second round of preschool education funding to a little over thirty districts, we take a look at how the aid is helping some of these communities.
Dick Codey and the mothers of teens who killed themselves advocate for ways to reduce the suicide rate among the state's youth.
Since the New Jersey Board of Education voted back in September to end its control of Newark Public Schools, the work of ensuring a smooth transition has been underway.
Members of the Bayonne Board of Education voted to lay off nearly 300 employees, including 261 teachers, June 30.
It was NJ Transit's turn before the Assembly Budget Committee. Do they have the funds to get back on track? New funding to fortify religious institutions against terror threats. We'll show you how one ...
The New Jersey Department of Education issued Performance Reports for the 2015-2016 school year.
Atlantic City's slimming down to prepare for retaking control from the state. And you might be surprised to hear what's being cut. A new report card on public schools contains more information than ...
Errors with credit value, grades and grade weight into GPAs have been found, affecting eligibility to graduate.
Restricted seating at Newark Penn Station. Who's being targeted? And is limiting access to a public place legal? Pulling stop-gap rental assistance for those chronically homeless or disabled. If the ...
The state Department of Education is proposing to freeze and cap staff salary at private special needs schools.
The historic State House has fallen into disrepair. Can we afford to fix it? Can we afford not to? A candidate for governor slows his pace on the campaign trail to undergo treatment for cancer. A bill ...