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CHRISTIE BUDGET INFLICTS MORE HARM ON NJ PUBLIC SCHOOL CHILDREN

Published on: July 6, 2016

With this budget, Chris Christie has secured his legacy as the most anti-public education Governor in modern New Jersey history.

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STATEMENT OF DAVID G. SCIARRA, ELC EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, ON GOVERNOR CHRIS CHRISTIE'S SCHOOL FUNDING PLAN

Published on: June 21, 2016

The Governor’s irresponsible and unconstitutional school funding plan is not only the opposite of fairness,  it is a complete non-starter for many reasons.

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STATEMENT OF DAVID G. SCIARRA, ELC EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, ON THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF AN “INITIATIVE TO FULLY FUND NJ SCHOOLS”

Published on: June 9, 2016

ELC welcomes the Senate President’s pledge to fully fund all school districts statewide, however there is no need for a Commission to get the job done.

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GOVERNOR CHRISTIE RETREATS ON EDUCATION COST CUTS

Published on: May 11, 2016

In response to ACR134, Governor Christie has reversed course on cutting the education costs for at-risk and ELL students in the state’s weighted student funding formula.

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NEW JERSEY'S 50 MOST UNDERFUNDED SCHOOL DISTRICTS

Published on: May 4, 2016

Since Governor Christie took office in 2010, the promise of fair and adequate funding under the state's school funding formula for all students, regardless of their district or zip code, has been broken.

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NEW JERSEY LEGISLATURE REJECTS CHRISTIE EDUCATION COST CUTS

Published on: March 21, 2016

In a swift response, the NJ Legislature passed a concurrent resolution rejecting Governor Christie’s proposed cuts in the at-risk and limited English proficient weights in the SFRA.

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NJ SCHOOL FUNDING FAIRNESS ERODES UNDER GOVERNOR CHRISTIE

Published on: March 14, 2016

NJ remains near the top of the nation on school funding fairness in the National Report Card, but funding fairness continues to erode under the Christie administration.

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NEVADA SCHOOL FUNDING SHORTCHANGES STUDENTS

Published on: March 14, 2016

Public school funding in Nevada earns poor marks in the recently released fifth edition of "Is School Funding Fair? A National Report Card."

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