1-14-20 Education in the News

NJ Spotlight--Senate Pulls Vaccine Bill After Backroom Wrangling Fails to Garner Enough Votes

Religious exemptions to New Jersey’s vaccine mandates will remain in place — for now — as lawmakers in the state Senate failed on Monday to muster the votes needed for final passage of a controversial bill meant to increase the number of children who are inoculated against specific communicable diseases.


Lilo H. Stainton | January 14, 2020 | Health Care



NJ Spotlight--School Funding Discord Pits Murphy Against Sweeney — Again

Governor vetoes Senate president’s bill, which would allow districts to raise property taxes to make up for money lost under new school-funding law



John Mooney | January 14, 2020 | Education


Washington Post--Liberal arts education: Waste of money or practical investment? Study’s conclusions might surprise you.


Susan Svrluga| Jan. 14, 2020 at 12:01 a.m. EST