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Pa. Wins Partial Waiver Of No Child Left Behind The U.S. Education Department granted Pennsylvania a partial waiver from the No Child Left Behind school evaluation law Tuesday, giving state officials the flexibility to develop alternatives they say will yield more meaningful assessments of schools and students.
New Jersey Brings In Rutgers Officials To Evaluate New Teacher Review SystemNew Jersey education officials will bring in experts from Rutgers to independently evaluate a pilot program meant to pave the way for a new teacher evaluation system.
I-Team Exclusive: 5 Jobs = Nearly $300,000 Salary For NJ School OfficialA school administrator made nearly $300,000 in salary with five jobs last school year, paid with your tax dollars.
Tighter Regulations For Pa. School Employee Criminal RecordsA new law sets tighter restrictions on the ability of Pennsylvania schools to employ people who have been in trouble with the law.