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ELC RELEASES TWO PRE-K POLICY BRIEFS

FOUR IN TWENTY-TEN

Published on: February 1, 2010

ELC is calling on the NJ Legislature to redouble efforts to advance the state's historic gains in education equity, identifying the four most pressing challenges of the coming year.

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ELC POSTS COURT NOTICE

Published on: February 1, 2010

The Education Law Center continues to litigate the case of Disability Rights New Jersey v. New Jersey Department of Education which seeks to ensure that students with disabilities in New Jersey are educated in the "least restrictive environment."

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GO ZEBRAS! "NEW" NEW BRUNSWICK HIGH OPENS TO COMMUNITY ACCLAIM

Published on: December 22, 2009

The "new" New Brunswick High School officially opened with a ribbon-cutting ceremony on December 15, and tours of the new facility for hundreds of students, family members and community residents throughout the week.

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ABBOTT PRE-K HAILED AS NATIONAL MODEL BY NEW AMERICA FOUNDATION

Published on: December 15, 2009

The New America Foundation recently released a report, "Education Reform Starts Early: Lessons from New Jersey's PreK-3rd Reform," in which New Jersey is touted as a "national leader in early education."

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NJ BULLYING COMMISSION ISSUES URGENT CALL FOR REFORM

Published on: December 15, 2009

Noting that nearly 160,000 school children miss school each day because they fear being bullied, the NJ Commission on Bullying in Schools issued a report today aimed at reducing school harassment, intimidation, and bullying: "There Isn't a Moment to Lose: An Urgent Call for Legal Reform and Effective Practices to Combat Bullying in New Jersey Schools."

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APPEALS COURT AFFIRMS DISMISSAL OF VOUCHER SUIT

Published on: November 24, 2009

In a unanimous ruling, a New Jersey Appeals Court has affirmed a trial court’s dismissal of a lawsuit to obtain private school vouchers for students in "failing" public schools.

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NJ CHARTERS: WORTHY OF THE HYPE?

Published on: November 2, 2009

Before heading-off on yet another school reform quest, what does the evidence show about NJ charter school performance? Charters were first authorized in 1995, and we now have 76 approved charters serving students from 46 districts, with many for 5 years or more.

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