Newark public schools
Newark students walked out of school Friday and crowded city streets, to protest the public school administration.
A 72 hour-sit in at the office of Newark schools Superintendent Cami Anderson came to an end on Friday, after demands for the superintendent to meet with students were met.
A group of Newark students continues to sit in at the school district’s offices and say they will stay until the superintendent meets with them or resigns.
Students are staging a sit in at the Newark school district offices in protest of the superintendent’s leadership.
Members of a joint public schools panel blasted Newark Superintendent Cami Anderson’s management style and her plans to overhaul the district during a hearing Tuesday, with one senator calling for her to resign.
the students sat down in a meeting room Tuesday and did not get up until Wednesday morning. They then took their protest to the front of the school’s headquarters.
More than 100 employees have been laid off in the Newark Public School system, according to a published report.
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