Gov. Phil Murphy Signs Bill Extending Eligibility For Special Education Students Due To Pandemic Learning LossNow, certain New Jersey students who exceed the age of eligibility, which is 21, will have an extra year of education.
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Questioned About Signing Bill Extending Eligibility For Special Education StudentsIt would give certain special education students exceeding the age of eligibility, which is 21, an added year of education due to COVID-19.
Bill Passes New Jersey Legislature Giving Special Ed Students An Added Year Of Education EligibilityThere has been a successful push to extend special education in New Jersey, after more than a year of learning lost due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Queens Man Leads Rewarding And Giving Double Life -- As Special Ed Teacher And Christmas Tree SellerThis holiday season, a Queens man says he is lucky enough to have two jobs he loves. He is a teacher by day, and sells Christmas trees by night.
Schools: The New Normal | Special Needs School Teaching Students New Routines To Safely Navigate Daily LifeSeveral special needs schools in our area welcomed students back inside Thursday for the first time since March.
In-Person Special Education Classes To Resume In N.Y. This SummerIt's a victory for parents of children with special needs in New York.
Report Says New York Is Facing Shortage Of Spots For Preschool Special Education ClassesFor many families, it could mean a major roadblock to their child's development.
Retired Special Ed Teacher Leaves $1 Million To Students In WillMrs. Via Cava left the generous donation in her will after years of careful saving.
Elmwood Park, N.J. Special Ed Teacher Accused Of Child Abuse, AssaultA special education teacher stood accused Monday of child abuse and assault at her school in Elmwood Park, New Jersey.
Dad Protests, Calls For Westhampton Beach Special Ed ProgramChristian Killoran is trying to legally force the district to admit his son into its middle school.
Westhampton Beach Student With Down Syndrome To Be Bused Out; Parents Call It DiscriminationA Westhampton Beach student wants to continue to be mainstreamed and remain with his friends, sibling and classmates.
De Blasio Promises To Cut Red Tape For Special-Ed ReimbursementsMayor Bill de Blasio vowed Tuesday to try to quickly settle reimbursement claims from parents of special-education students who are forced to attend private schools.
Parents, Councilmen Advocate Plan To Keep Kids From Running Out Of SchoolThe City Council on Wednesday discussed a proposal to keep children from walking away from their schools unnoticed.
Bronx Elementary School Teacher Accused Of Raping 10-Year-Old StudentAn elementary school teacher in the Bronx was arrested Wednesday and charged with raping a 10-year-old student.
Lawsuit: Garden City Schools Discriminate Against Special Needs StudentsThree Long Island mothers – all tired of battling school administrators – are now going to do battle in federal court over claims that their disabled children are being discriminated against in public school.