COVID-19

Get the latest information from New Jersey Education Report on how the COVID-19 is impacting New Jersey’s schools and students.

Top New Jersey Officials Demand More Honesty and Less Vomit From Murphy’s Education Department As Student Proficiency Plummets

When someone stands up and says New Jersey schools are #1 I have an immediate reaction to vomit because I…

4 days ago

OROHO/STANFIELD: State Board of Education Must Stop Hiding Behind Pandemic to Deny Parents Access to Important Meetings

Senate Republicans Call for State Board to Resume Meeting In Person and Allow Public Attendance, Comments. Senate Republican Leader Steven…

4 days ago

Governor Murphy Announces Independent Review of State’s Response to COVID-19 Pandemic

Governor Murphy today announced the beginning of an independent review of the State’s handling of the COVID-19 pandemic, including the…

5 days ago

Attention New Jersey Parents: This Deadline is Looming

Justine Kattouf is a Maplewood student with profound autism; Covid-school closures and subsequent remote learning were a disaster for him.…

5 days ago

What Is the Cost of the Murphy’s Administration’s Decision to Conceal Data on Student Learning Loss?

This is extraordinarily delayed. That's Senate Majority Leader Teresa Ruiz on the state Department of Education's decision to delay releasing…

6 days ago

Wednesday’s Forum Will Highlight Murphy Administration’s Dishonesty About Student Learning Loss

Last month we reported New Jersey was one of nine states in the country that hadn’t released student test results…

7 days ago

Newark School Board Loses Its Battle To Force Teachers to Use Sick Days When Isolating From Covid–Plus, A Look Back

While Covid-19 was devastating schools, the Newark Board of Education decided to require teachers to use their sick days when…

7 days ago

New Report: While Traditional School Enrollment Goes Down, Charter School Enrollment Stays Steady

Today the National Alliance for Public Charter Schools released Changing Course: Public School Enrollment Shifts During the Pandemic, a new data…

3 weeks ago

Murphy Signs Executive Order To Solve Teacher Shortages

Yesterday, Nov. 10th, Gov. Phil Murphy signed Executive Order #309 establishing a task force to “explore best practices and innovative…

3 weeks ago

COMMENTARY: New Jersey Parents Face Off Against a Education Department That’s Too Dense to Care

A new bill in the New Jersey Senate would make state finances “readily accessible to the public,” says Senate Budget…

4 weeks ago