Education Top Stories

May 17, 2021

TRENTON, NJ - Governor Murphy announced that beginning in the Fall of 2021, schools will be required to provide full day, in person instruction.  "When schools across New Jersey first closed their doors in March of last year, little was known about COVID-19 and how it spread. But over a year has ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Governor Murphy announced that beginning in the Fall of 2021, schools will be required to provide full day, in person instruction.  "When schools across New Jersey first closed their doors in March of last year, little was known about COVID-19 and how it spread. But over a year has ...

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If buildings are open for in-person instruction, parents or guardians will not be able to opt-out of in-person instruction. NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that upon the conclusion of this school year, schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction, as they ...

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If buildings are open for in-person instruction, parents or guardians will not be able to opt-out of in-person instruction. NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that upon the conclusion of this school year, schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction, as they ...

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HAMILTON - ROBBINSVILLE, NJ -- Governor Phil Murphy announced on Monday that all New Jersey school districts will be expected to return to full day, in-person instruction without an option for students to remain at home.  The Governor signed an executive order stating that, at the end of the ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that upon the conclusion of this school year, schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction, as they were prior to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. “When schools across New Jersey first closed their doors in March of ...

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If buildings are open for in-person instruction, parents or guardians will not be able to opt-out of in-person instruction. NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that upon the conclusion of this school year, schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction, as they ...

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If buildings are open for in-person instruction, parents or guardians will not be able to opt-out of in-person instruction. NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that upon the conclusion of this school year, schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction, as they ...

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TRENTON, NJ -- Gov. Phil Murphy on Monday announced that upon the conclusion of this school year, schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction, as they were prior to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. “When schools across New Jersey first closed their doors in March ...

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UNION, NJ - The Educator's End of the Year Tribute Fund, from the Township of Union Education Foundation, Inc., was established to offer a way to show appreciation to a child's teacher, principal, bus driver, nurse, school counselor, aide or any staff member for the end of the year. Each person ...

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If buildings are open for in-person instruction, parents or guardians will not be able to opt-out of in-person instruction. NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that upon the conclusion of this school year, schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction, as they ...

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CLARK, NJ  – At a press briefing May 17, Gov. Phil Murphy announced that schools will be required to provide full-time, in-person instruction this fall.  "This announcement is a most welcomed one as we are looking forward to a more typical school year come September," said Ed Grande, ...

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TRENTON, NJ - Governor Phil Murphy today announced that New Jersey schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction for the 2021-22 school year. With this development, Executive Order 175 -- signed on August 13, 2020 -- will expire at the end of the 2020-21 school year.

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INEW JERSEY -- Governor Phil Murphy announced Monday that upon the conclusion of this school year, schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction, as they were prior to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. “When schools across New Jersey first closed their doors in March ...

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Upcoming Events: Tuesday, May 18th Online Story Time will be posting to our Facebook and YouTube pages Tuesday at 10:30 AM!  Tuesday at 7 PM is Sustainable Red Bank! This month's topic is Electric Vehicles 101, featuring EV expert Tom Moloughney. This program will be offered over Zoom ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Governor Phil Murphy announced Monday that upon the conclusion of this school year, schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction, as they were prior to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. “When schools across New Jersey first closed their doors in March ...

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SPOTSWOOD, NJ - The college wall in Spotswood High School is typically filled with students' names and their post graduation plans this time of year whether it's a college or university, the military or employment. Since the Class of 2021 has faced several challenges related to the ongoing ...

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If buildings are open for in-person instruction, parents or guardians will not be able to opt-out of in-person instruction. NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy on Monday announced that upon the conclusion of this school year, schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction, as ...

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If buildings are open for in-person instruction, parents or guardians will not be able to opt-out of in-person instruction. NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that upon the conclusion of this school year, schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction, as they ...

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NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that upon the conclusion of this school year, schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction, as they were prior to the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency. “When schools across New Jersey first closed their doors in March of ...

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If buildings are open for in-person instruction, parents or guardians will not be able to opt-out of in-person instruction. NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that upon the conclusion of this school year, schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction, as they ...

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If buildings are open for in-person instruction, parents or guardians will not be able to opt-out of in-person instruction. NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that upon the conclusion of this school year, schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction, as they ...

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NEW PROVIDENCE, NJ - Allen W. Roberts PTA hosted its first ever Kids Night Out last week with the help of some great local businesses. Harlee's, New Providence Bar and Kitchen, and Prestige Diner hosted special deals and menus for the students and families of AWR for their very own Restaurant Week.

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If buildings are open for in-person instruction, parents or guardians will not be able to opt-out of in-person instruction. NEW JERSEY -- Gov. Phil Murphy today announced that upon the conclusion of this school year, schools will be required to provide full-day, in-person instruction, as they ...

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NEWARK, NJ – Newark resident Anjali Panchu was one of 69 New Jersey high school and college students this weekend who graduated from the Governor’s STEM Scholars, a prestigious program of the Research & Development Council of New Jersey. As part of the year-long program, Panchu, a Rutgers ...

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CHATHAM, NJ – On Saturday, May 15, 2021, Scotch Plains residents Lauren Brenner, Elizabeth Rehwinkel, and Miles Roper graduated from the Governor’s STEM Scholars, a program of the Research & Development Council of New Jersey. Lauren Brenner and Miles Roper are seniors at Scotch Plains ...

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RANDOLPH, NJ- Randolph Township Board of Education unanimously agreed to modify all future school calendars so that the ‘Columbus Day’ wording is replaced with ‘Indigenous Peoples Day’ during the May 14 board meeting.  Superintendent Jennifer Fano commenced the meeting with the announcement that ...

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WATCHUNG, NJ - The Watchung Board of Education has a new board member. Kevin McDonald was unanimously appointed at the last meeting to fill the seat vacated by David Mobus, who resigned. The Board interviewed three candidates. Board member Michelle Posehn, who nominated McDonald said,” he ...

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SPRINGFIELD, NJ -- Following the Center of Disease Control’s (CDC) approval of the Pfizer vaccine for children as young as 12 years old, Springfield Schools announced that the district is partnering up with Rite Aid to offer eligible Springfield residents and employees the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine ...

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If buildings are open, parents or guardians will not be able to opt-out of in-person instruction. HOLMDEL, NJ - News released by Governor Murphy today says that all schools will be open to in-person instruction in September. For the Monmouth County area, it's not news. They've already been open ...

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