MISSION: The Newark Trust for Education (The Trust) is an independent non-profit dedicated to coordinating and focusing, ideas, people, and resources; and holding all of us responsible for providing a quality public education for all children in Newark.

Our STRATEGIC FOCUS: The Trust has one focus- to make sure all of Newark’ pre K- 12 students have access to a great public school education. We know that will take many different organizations, efforts, people, and institutions working to achieve this goal.

Between 2014 and 2017, the Trust is concentrating its efforts on:

  • Influencing the Quality of Public Education Governance and Leadership
  • Re-imagining and Fostering High Quality Public Schools and School Options

The Trust also provides evidence-based and data driven approaches to improving teaching and learning, fostering collaborations, and empowering the community The Trust works to ensure that all voices are raised; all stakeholders represented, and that our collective impact results in all of Newark’s children being prepared for a bright future.


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