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Could 275 school districts in N.J. soon be consolidated? (We’ve got the list)

In what surely will be a huge test in both challenging “home rule” and implementing many of the consolidation aspects of State Senate President Steve Sweeney’s “Path to Progress” reforms, the Senate Education Committee...

N.J. maintains No. 1 ranking in public education — its top talking point when...

Whether it’s a New Jersey company he’s working with to expand its operations, a U.S.-based business he’s trying to relocate to the state or an international company he’s trying to bring from overseas, Choose...

Jersey City has found way to have new development mean new schools — at...

Developers have brought tens of thousands of housing units to Jersey City in recent years. Now, they’re bringing something desperately needed to go with them: New schools. On Thursday night, when Mayor Steve Fulop joined city council members...

They found way to have in-person learning. Will N.J. find way to reimburse them?

Superintendent Mark Maire was thrilled to see first lady Jill Biden — a teacher herself — tour an elementary school Monday in Burlington County. She was touting how the $1.9 trillion stimulus package would...

Study: Certain mouthwashes might stop COVID-19 transmission

There’s scientific reason to believe you can fight COVID-19 with mouthwash. Researchers at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine have found evidence that two types of mouthwash disrupt the COVID-19 virus under laboratory conditions, preventing it...

NJIT to launch Profeta centers for real estate and entrepreneurship — thanks to largest...

New Jersey Institute of Technology, thanks to the single-largest donation in school history, will launch two new education and research centers — one focused on real estate and the other on entrepreneurship — through...

Princeton No. 20 in World University Rankings; 4 other N.J. schools make Top 1,000

Princeton University annually is named the top college in the country by the prestigious (and most recognized) U.S. News & World Report rankings. The school does not do as well on the world stage —...

The Interview Issue: Eisgruber is trying to reshape the meaning of a Princeton education...

Princeton University has discussed plans to create an additional campus across Lake Carnegie — a campus that would potentially create an innovation center that could attract companies seeking the next great technological advancement. (More...

N.J. Pandemic Relief Fund gives $2.6M to help close digital divide

At a time when in-school learning is dropping across the state, school districts in nine New Jersey cities will get help in closing the digital divide from the New Jersey Pandemic Relief Fund. On Thursday,...

Children’s Specialized Hospital, Rutgers center for autism research announce creation of Severe Behavior Program

CSH RUCARES, a collaborative effort between Children’s Specialized Hospital and the Rutgers University Center for Autism Research, Education and Services, announced this week the creation of a severe behavior program. The severe behavior program will...

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Woodmont Industrial sells 101,425 sq. ft. distribution center in Woodbridge

Woodmont Industrial Partners announced the sale of a 101,425-square-foot Class A distribution center in the Hopelawn section of Woodbridge on Friday. The property, 85 New...

Mask mandate for schools this fall? Assembly Education chair hints at need

Assembly Education Committee Chairwoman Pam Lampitt did not directly say masks should be mandated when students and educators return to school this fall —...

10 microlenders (CDFIs and MDIs) each get $200K grant from EDA

Ten lenders will receive grants of $200,000 through the Micro Lender Support Grant Program sponsored by the New Jersey Economic Development Authority, the EDA...

Hoboken to distribute nearly $2M in grants to 12 nonprofits

Hoboken will distribute approximately $2 million to local nonprofits and public agencies to help them provide vital services for low- and moderate-income residents and...

Pop-up store at American Dream giving autistic students real-time, real-world experience

Students on the autism spectrum in New Jersey receive perhaps the best instruction in the country for ASD kids. Transitioning to the work world...