National polls show higher support for charters in areas with those schools; 35% of Newark’s public-school students attended charter schools last year
Yamin Reddick is ambitious and believes that the first step to achieving his ambitions is a college degree — and that’s not going to be ...
Pay-for-performance provisions, hailed as groundbreaking when introduced in 2012, are being eliminated
Buildings in cash-strapped district have leaky roofs, damaged walls, peeling paint, old electrical systems, missing sinks and toilets
After one year in charge, Roger León gives broad outline of his vision; sets stage for return of full local control of district
While experts caution that too much should not be read into test scores, the results provide fodder for critics of district’s previous aggressive changes
As New Jersey takes a close look at charter schools, Newark’s large charter sector inspires passion — both for and against
At a hastily arranged meeting, the Newark school board OK’d a legal agreement that affects thousands of families. Few people have had access to the ...
Troubling patterns and racial disparities are masked by state’s inaccurate school report cards, giving the false impression that Newark has all but eliminated suspensions
Can the district’s new superintendent, Roger León, succeed where his predecessors failed?