New Jersey

The pilot project includes a menu of options for students who have struggled in traditional settings.
June 17, 2009 – Education Week
A landmark lawsuit still hovers over school spending in the state, though a new funding formula has the state Supreme Court’s blessing.
June 10, 2009 – Education Week
The New Jersey Department of Children and Families plans to close 18 schools that serve troubled or disabled young people.
May 20, 2009 – Education Week
March 11, 2009 – Education Week
March 4, 2009 – Education Week
Parents of black and Latino students at Eastern Regional High School in Voorhees, N.J., say the school may have been discriminating by scheduling a series of pep talks just for minority students.
January 28, 2009 – Education Week
Even in an austere budget year, the Garden State found the funds to give precollegiate education a boost.
January 7, 2009 – Education Week
A federal judge has thrown out a lawsuit by the New Jersey Association of School Administrators challenging new state rules aimed at curtailing lavish contracts.
December 10, 2008 – Education Week
The federal No Child Left Behind Act does not provide a private right to sue over its parental-notice and tutoring provisions, a federal appeals court has ruled.
December 3, 2008 – Education Week
The New Jersey Supreme Court has ordered that a trial be held to decide whether the state can eliminate the special funding formula that has funneled billions in extra aid to its poorest urban school districts.
December 3, 2008 – Education Week

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