NJ Department of Education (DOE)

Asbury Park Follow-Up: Clarifying the Gender Reveal and the Number of Families Fleeing the District

Since the publication of yesterday's story about Asbury Park Public Schools' "gender reveal" at Thurgood Marshall Elementary School and poorly-managed…

2 weeks ago

US Education Secretary Will Visit Camden High School Tomorrow

Tomorrow, Friday, Sept. 16, U.S. Secretary of Education Miguel Cardona will wrap up the Road to Success Back to School…

3 months ago

Murphy Administration Announces the Return of Jersey City Public Schools to Full Local Control

Editor's Note: This is a press release from the Governor's Office. Carly Sitrin of Politico NJ notes (in an article…

3 months ago

NJER-TV VIDEO: Paula White On How Education Politics Can Disrupt What’s Best for Students and Families

Today NJER TV unveils the first of two videos in which I interview Paula White, the new Executive Director of…

3 months ago

BREAKING: State Ed Department and State Board Return Local Control to Jersey City Public Schools

Today during the New Jersey State Board of Education meeting, Commissioner Angelica Allen-McMillan recommended that the Board approve a resolution…

3 months ago

Lakewood Quietly Passes Sex Ed ‘Opt-In Only’ Policy

While some New Jersey parents, school boards, and politicians have loudly denounced the new Health and Physical Education Standards issued…

3 months ago

Charter School Families Struggle As Murphy’s Education Department Ignores ‘Clear Objective Data’

Yesterday’s New Jersey Monitor dives into the consequences of the Murphy Administration’s denial last spring of nine expansion requests from…

3 months ago

New Jersey Officially Becomes the First State in the Nation to Integrate Climate Change Education Across its K-12 Standards

(This is a press release.) In June of 2020 First Lady Tammy Murphy announced that the New Jersey State Board…

3 months ago

Latest From Newark: Special Education Violations, Plus Charges of Harassment, Racism, and Duplicity

The troubles within Newark Public Schools District continue unabated. Here is the latest: A week ago Superintendent Roger León's office…

3 months ago

Newark District’s Deal With Private Investor Falls Through and Superintendent Knew About Malfeasance

On Friday Summit Assets, a private investing group that had a contract with Newark Public Schools to build a new…

3 months ago