WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Education launched an investigation last month into reports the Fairfax County school system has failed to…
Virginia schools won’t receive normal accreditation ratings from the Department of Education again in 2021-22.
TRENTON — All students must have the option to learn remotely in the fall, and schools must set clear procedures for families on how that will happen, according to guidance released Friday by the state Department of Education.
TRENTON — Parents and caregivers will be allowed to opt out of in-person education and choose all remote learning for their children in the fall, Gov. Phil Murphy announced during his 97th coronavirus briefing Monday.
TRENTON – New Jersey’s assistant commissioner for the Department of Education’s finance division will temporarily fill the role of Commissioner Lamont Repollet starting Thursday, Gov. Phil Murphy said Wednesday.
The Virginia Department of Education inadequately oversees special education complaints made against local school systems, a new federal report says.
The number of positive cases of COVID-19 in New Jersey has increased by 524, bringing the total to 170,584, Gov. Phil Murphy said Friday.
With just two months to plan for the reopening of school buildings for the 2020-21 school year, districts say they have had their hands tied on planning as they are still awaiting guidance from the state on what going back to the classroom will look like during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Special education officials around the state said they won’t make New Jersey’s most vulnerable student population guinea pigs for a school reopening plan, even though the need for in-person instruction in some students’ cases is desperate.
ROBBINSVILLE — New Jersey high school sports on Friday received a glimmer of hope for their return from the COVID-19 pandemic.
NORTHFIELD — Property owners here will see a 7.63 cent increase per $100 of assessed property value on their local tax bill to support the pre-K to eighth grade school district for the upcoming year.
Throughout New Jersey, educators, parents and school boards are wondering just what school will look like in September as the state remains under a public health emergency due to COVID-19.
Longtime South Jersey educator Doug Cervi will take the helm of the state’s Commission on Holocaust Education.
Ventnor Mayor Beth Holtzman was among former Atlantic Cape Community College graduates selected for this year’s President’s Distinguished Alumni Award, the college said Thursday.
Beth Sholom, a Henrico senior living facility in Henrico, now has 38 residents who have tested positive for the coronavirus, up from the 25 re…
Gov. Ralph Northam on Monday ordered state residents to remain at home except for certain necessities, stepping up the state’s restrictions on…
Virginia’s state testing is likely to be canceled this year after the U.S. Department of Education said Friday that it would waive mandatory t…
TRENTON — State legislators this week approved a bill that would allow for remote learning in order for schools to meet the 180-day school-year requirements in the event of an emergency.
TRENTON — The state will soon reissue school aid notices to local districts after criticism from funding advocates that 2018 property tax data was used in the calculations.
MAPLE SHADE — Two new initiatives aimed at helping improve youth mental health response were announced by Gov. Phil Murphy on Tuesday.
BEDFORD — A Virginia school district says it recently reached an agreement with the U.S. Department of Education after the agency opened an in…
The Ocean City School District was among the 11 new Lighthouse Districts announced Wednesday by the state Department of Education, an honor recognizing substantial academic improvement.
Two students who attended the Chesterfield County campus of Virginia College are suing the U.S. Department of Education in connection with the…