State lawmakers warmly celebrated West Side High School Principal Akbar Cook and toured innovative programs the Newark native set up.
A new technique to prevent tensions that can escalate to violence in schools.
At Living Lessons Day, held every two years, 50 victims and survivors of tragedies and adversities come to share their journeys and resilience.
The issue was debated at a hearing of the Assembly Women and Children Committee.
The Department of Education says it will look into the shortages in specific subject areas this summer.
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.
Rutgers scientists with the NASA-funded Enigma Project shared scientific research about the search for life in the universe with K-8 students.
The layoff notices come at a financially dire time for the district, which currently faces a $120 million budget shortfall.
On Teacher Appreciation Day, the pastor of St. James AME Church came to Quitman Community School in Newark to offer praise and thanks to the teachers.
New Jersey colleges and universities say international students and faculty face long waits and uncertainty in the current visa process.
Currently, the state spends $1.6 billion on higher education, and Murphy would increase that by 2.6%.
Silk City schools are at least a year away from the state allowing self-governance.
Hundreds of teachers, students and administrators rallied outside the State House in Trenton over proposed cuts to their state aid for the next fiscal year.
The science, technology, engineering and math center has sections for robotics, drones, chemistry, computer science and more.
Murphy appointed Da Silva on Friday after former CEO Lizette Delgado Polanco submitted her resignation on Tuesday amidst a hiring scandal.