New Jersey

A new flu-shot requirement for New Jersey toddlers is serving as a rallying point for parents who would like the option to skip vaccinations for their children.
November 19, 2008 – Education Week
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With backing from foundations and a mayor who champions choice, Newark, N.J., may emerge as a model for other cities seeking to strengthen and expand their charter school sectors.
October 8, 2008 – Education Week
State officials ask to have rulings set aside in landmark Abbott v. Burke case; foes say that new funding formula would shortchange poor urban districts.
October 8, 2008 – Education Week
A New Jersey superintendent criticized for a pay raise garnered with a degree from an unaccredited provider said he would give up the $2,500 annual increase.
September 17, 2008 – Education Week
High salaries and generous benefits for superintendents and other administrators have drawn a backlash—and new rules from the state.
September 10, 2008 – Education Week
Criticism came from state officials after a longtime New Jersey superintendent received a $500,000 retirement package.
June 11, 2008 – Education Week
The call for New Jersey to stiffen its high school graduation requirements has top state education officials applauding, but some advocates worried.
May 7, 2008 – Education Week
Just before their 2007-08 legislative session ended in January 2008, New Jersey lawmakers approved a new school funding formula advocated by Gov. Jon Corzine.
February 6, 2008 – Education Week
The New Jersey-based Education Law Center has tapped Molly Hunter to lead Education Justice, an initiative to strengthen public schools, especially those serving low-income and minority children.
January 23, 2008 – Education Week
New Jersey lawmakers approved a new school funding formula Jan. 7 that would give more money to needy districts outside the state’s large cities.
January 16, 2008 | Updated: February 22, 2019 – Education Week

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