1-22-19 Education in the News

NJ Spotlight--Treasury Not Worried About Slow Revenue Growth in Early FY2019 — Should It Be?

Despite tepid growth in tax revenues thus far in the fiscal year, Treasury Department optimistic surge is coming in second half of year

New Jersey’s fiscal year is a little more than halfway over and thus far there’s been only modest revenue growth. That’s something of a surprise considering a series of tax hikes were enacted over the summer, but top Department of Treasury officials are not yet sounding alarms.

https://www.njspotlight.com/stories/19/01/21/treasury-not-worried-about-slow-revenue-growth-in-first-half-of-f2019-should-it-be/

John Reitmeyer | January 22, 2019

 

 

Asbury Park Press—PARCC Decision Endangers High School Diplomas of 90K Graduating Seniors

A recent court decision has left thousands of high school students with no clear path to a diploma.

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Amanda Oglesby, Asbury Park Press| January 22, 2019