NJ Education Officials OK Tougher Graduation RequirementsStudents will now have to pass the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers tests.
Officials Suggest Not As Many Parents Opting Their Kids Out Of PARCC Tests As Originally ThoughtNew Jersey 's Education Commissioner was pressed this week on participation in controversial standardized student performance tests and in particular those who are opting out of those tests.
Chris Stigall Talks To Erica Clemens From Americans For ProsperityChris Stigall talked with Erica Clemens from Americans For Prosperity about the tax burden faced by residents in New Jersey.
Debate Over NJ's New Standardized Test Shifts From Classroom To LegislatureParents in New Jersey who don’t want their kids to take the PARCC test appear to have lawmakers on their side
NJ's Monitoring of Social Media For PARCC Test Cheating Angers ParentsWith the new assessment tests already somewhat controversial in the state, some North Jersey parents were upset to learn that a company is being paid to watch their children’s online chatter.
NJ Dept. Of Education: Low PARCC Participation Could Jeopardize Federal Funding To SchoolsNew Jersey's education officials say schools where many students skip a new standardized test could face funding cuts from the federal government.
New Test For Students Gets New Jersey Parents' AttentionWith the tests scheduled for next month, the anti-PARCC sentiment is running high.