No current high school students will have to pass the PARCC exam to graduate.
Using the PARCC exam as a graduation requirement has been the issue of debate since it was first implemented. Now, legislators are trying to determine where to go from here.
Silk City schools are at least a year away from the state allowing self-governance.
After mounting pressure from a grassroots parents group, a bill to change standardized testing requirements is pulled at the last minute.
In an unanimous decision in a three-judge appellate court panel, the PARCC test was struck down as violating state law. The court gave the Department of Education a 30-day stay to potentially appeal ...
PARCC scores in Camden are up -- is the state takeover the reason?
Murphy was in Carteret to announce $20.6 million in state to expand pre-K classes to 31 eligible districts. He then turned to questions about marijuana legalization and taxation.
Legislative leaders expressed exasperation at a Joint Education Committee meeting as they asked Gov. Phil Murphy’s education commissioner, Lamont Repollet, to slow down on implementing the phase out ...
Gov. Phil Murphy says he will phase out the controversial PARCC test. What will replace it?
Gov. Phil Murphy announced his plan to phase out the PARCC exam with education commissioner Lamont Repollet at his side. Since the exam's introduction in 2014, it's sparked controversy statewide among ...
Bitterness lingers, and after two-plus generations under state control, kids struggle. PARCC test scores remain low, but graduation rates have nearly doubled since 2009.
Murphy conducted his first town hall to a friendly crowd at Paramus High School.
Governor-elect Murphy nominates Lamont Repollet as education commissioner before kicking off events leading up to inauguration day.
NJ Spotlight's John Mooney discusses the state of public education in New Jersey and how the upcoming gubernatorial election could impact funding, PARCC and charter schools.
Newark Public Schools teamed up with the Helen Keller International ChildSight program and Vision to Learn to provide free vision screenings, eye exams and glasses for children who need them.