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"Conditions on the ground have not improved. They've gotten worse."
Christie and Baraka will issue a statement outlining future plans for the district in coming days, says the press release
The state of New Jersey is in charge and the ball is in Governor Christie's court, to act on student demands that Cami Anderson be replaced; and that school district disruption cease.
When Mayor Ras Baraka joined a student protest on Newark's main drag last Wednesday, it was if New Jersey media had collectively decided they were going to silence the dissenting voices of Newark.
Reformers act as if they believe that teaching is something you do in your twenties when you are idealistic and want to "give something back" -- and then you move on to a "real career" in some other sector.
It may be back to business as usual in the Superintendent's office in Newark as Cami Anderson continues to push changes and incompetent management upon the children and families of the city and ducks her legal and ethical responsibilities to meet with them. However, in one very important way, business cannot return to usual.
UPDATE: 4:02 p.m. -- Later Friday afternoon, students announced that they would be ending the sit-in at 5:30 p.m. The students
Despite efforts to silence and outspend dissent, in city after city, in town after town, New Jersey students, parents and teachers are fighting for their public schools.
The venture philanthropists who imposed Cory Booker's cockeyed opinions on the entire system weren't interested in researching
For her part, Anderson said she suspects the One Newark rollout may have followed a different narrative in a year that didn't
“Throughout Newark's history, Newark's Clergy has always been at the forefront of issues affecting the well being of Newark's
Also in January, several senators sponsored a bill that would force the state to relinquish control of local school districts
Every child deserves great teachers. Unfortunately, making sure we keep the best educators in our nation's classrooms is an ongoing battle.
Persisting to demand equity was one of the hardest things I have ever worked with a group of people to accomplish. And I learned some tough lessons.
How do we make room for bold and inspirational public servants if those who dare to take on big issues become largely vilified -- like Cami Anderson?
“I always fought to have a positive working environment with Cami Anderson,” Jeffries told The Huffington Post over the phone
Anderson, who is white, alluded to the verbal attacks in a Tuesday press release: “I am an educator who believes that we
In early February, the ELC filed a lawsuit against the state DOE for failing to ensure that Newark and 30 other school districts
The need goes beyond calling on superintendents to behave more civilly. It extends to calling on school leaders to engage their communities in advocating for needed changes.
Chris Christie Touts Cami Anderson's Approach To Education Reform