The Newark Trust for Education is pleased to bring you its second installment of the Newark Newswire--a weekly roundup of news and events related to public education throughout Newark.
We hope that everyone has a restful holiday and a peaceful new year!
This is an exciting time for education policy and programming in the city of Newark and things move quickly. As an organization dedicated to coordinating and focusing, ideas, people, and resources for providing a quality public education to all children in Newark, we are pleased to provide a regular roundup of education-related news and events throughout the city. It's easy to miss a story or event so we hope that you find this informative and useful. Each week you will get local, regional and national education news sent straight to your inbox. Our goal is to provide you with interesting information and opinion in a single place with all the latest developments.
In the 2014-15 academic year, many schools in Newark faced an unprecedented number of changes as a result of significant restructuring by the district. In response to these changes, the focus of the Funders’ Collaborative for High-Quality School Options (Funders’ Collaborative) Program, managed by the Newark Trust, was broadened to include those schools most affected by the changes to help ease transition and implementation issues.Read more