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Apparently, Just Being Rich is Enough to Run Our Nation's Schools
Walter Fernando Balser, Ed.D.
The mulling of Dr. Ben Carson for Secretary of Education by Donald Trump was perplexing, if not alarming. The appointment
Group Of Black Bernie Supporters Distributes Water To Newark Schools
Drinking water at the schools had been contaminated with lead.
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'Don't Drink The Water' In Newark Public Schools, Officials Say
Thirty Newark schools have turned off their water systems after detecting elevated levels of lead.
Mark Zuckerberg Highlights What He Learned After $100 Million Gift To Newark
"Change in education takes time and requires a long term focus."
Controversial Newark Schools Leader Is Stepping Down From Post
To Protest Their Superintendent, These Students Are Sleeping In Her Office
'Don't Know Much about History': Is Denver the Start of a New Student Movement?
Historian, professor, education activist and author of Teachin...
The protest to preserve the history curriculum is important for many reasons. If the so-called education reformers are not careful, they may bring on that catastrophe by toppling the only remaining institution dedicated to reinforcing civic values -- public education.
Parents And Students In This District Boycotted The First Day Of School
Newark, N.J., Schools Plan Opposed By Mayor-Elect Takes Big Step Forward
How New Jersey Legislators Are Standing Up To A Chris Christie Schools Appointee
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This Superintendent Won't Attend Her Own School Board Meetings
Poverty, Politics, Racism and School Reform
Superintendent, Newark Public Schools
Newark's inconvenient truth: Our poorest neighborhoods, disproportionately African American, contain some of the lowest-performing public schools in the country and have for a long time.
Innovative Enrollment Initiative Gives Students Real Choice
CEO, Newark Charter School Fund (NCSF)
Under universal enrollment, parents will simply fill out a single application to rank their top public district or charter school choices.
Turnaround School Ignores Misbehavior All Over Again because "That's What We Do"
Award-winning historian and inner-city teacher
I hope that the lesson emerges from Quitman, and similar turnarounds, that the better approach is to invest in socio-emotional supports, teaching children to be students, and thus laying the foundation for high-quality instruction.
Newark's School Turnaround Strategy Changes Course
Newark Public Schools, Teachers Union Reach Deal Linking Bonuses To Classroom Performance
Teachers To Get Some Of Facebook's $100 Million Donation
Build On Newark's Progress
Executive Director, the Education Law Center (ELC)
What Newark needs is a commitment to sustain the gains already made through research-proven, effective investments, practices and initiatives, designed to reach all students, not just a few.
$100 Million Donation To Newark Schools Comes With Conditions, Causes Controversy
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