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New SPAA Course Provides Historical Context to Plight of Newark Public Schools

At the center of debates around local vs. state control and charter vs. public schools sits Newark’s educational system.


Newark Public Schools Return to Local Control; RU-N Community Reports the Occasion

(Newark, NJ - Feb. 1, 2018) - On Feb. 1, 2018, Newark Public Schools (NPS) returned to local control with lots of fanfare after more than two decades of state intervention.


NCLC College Fair Connects Newark Students to Higher Education Opportunities

The Newark City of Learning Collaborative (NCLC), in partnership with the Newark Public Schools (NPS), hosted the first annual District-Wide College Fair for NPS high school students and their parents at the Rutgers Univ