Newark public schools

Newark public schools stage a sit-in. (credit: CBS 2)

Newark Students Walk Out Of School, Protest City’s Education Policy

Newark students walked out of school Friday and crowded city streets, to protest the public school administration.

05/22/2015

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Newark Sit-In Protest Ends As Superintendent Agrees To Meeting With Students

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.

02/20/2015

Newark public schools stage a sit-in. (credit: CBS 2)

Student Protesters Continue Sit-In At Newark School District Headquarters

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.

02/19/2015

Newark public schools stage a sit-in. (credit: CBS 2)

Students Stage Sit-In Demanding Newark Schools Superintendent’s Resignation

Students are staging a sit in at the Newark school district offices in protest of the superintendent’s leadership.

02/18/2015

FILE -- Cami Anderson appears with Gov. Christie Christie in May 2011 after being picked to lead Newark schools. (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

Lawmakers Criticize Newark Schools Chief Over Her Management

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.

01/06/2015

Newark public schools stage a sit-in. (credit: CBS 2)

Newark Public School Students Protest District Reform Plan

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.

05/21/2014

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Report: Newark Public Schools Lay Off Over 100 Employees

More than 100 employees have been laid off in the Newark Public School system, according to a published report.

03/03/2013

Newark Mayor Cory Booker and Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg at the KIPP Newark Collegiate Academy - Newark, NJ - Sep 25, 2010 - Photo: Anthony Alvarez via Newark Mayor's Office

Booker Releases Emails Related To $100 Million Grant For Newark Schools From Facebook’s Zuckerberg

Booker, Gov. Chris Christie and Zuckerberg announced the $100 million grant on Oprah Winfrey’s show in September 2010.

12/25/2012