A state takeover of a local school district takes away the voice of the taxpayers and parents and it’s questionable (at best) they even work.
I know that there are a variety of opinions among our readers on school choice which the article I link to discusses, but I think most of us would agree in principle with what Charles Chieppo wrote for Governing today that I’ve shared in the excerpt below: State intervention can mean anything from a top-down […]
The Christie Administration just hired the Council of Chief State School Officers to help the New Jersey Department of Education develop school turnaround strategies. They are being paid $1.55 million to do this. The project will be two-pronged: First, help with the establishment of the state’s still-evolving Regional Achievement Centers (RACs), the immediate hubs for […]