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December 21, 2001 Sixteen Regional School Districts Face School Board Apportionment Changes Due to 2000 Census
December 19, 2001 State Board of Education Receives Draft Of Core Curriculum Content Standards
December 18, 2001 Commissioner of Education Renews Thirteen Charter Schools
December 14, 2001 Commissioner of Education Distributes Incentive Payments and Laptop Computers to Preschool Teachers under "Teach New Jersey Reach the World Program"
December 13, 2001 Gagliardi Commends Freehold Students for their Impressive Fund-raising Efforts; $20,000 Raised to Help Families Affected by the September 11th Tragedy
December 12, 2001 New Jersey Voters Overwhelmingly Approve School Construction Bond Issues
December 5, 2001 State Board of Education Recognizes Students from Bordentown Regional High School
December 5, 2001 Commissioner Gagliardi Presents Blue Ribbon Schools to State Board of Education
December 5, 2001 Commissioner of Education Proposal to State Board of Education Addresses Shortage of School Principals and Administrators
November 26, 2001 Department of Education Awards $1.5 Million in Grants to 35 School Districts Affected By Terrorist Attacks on the World Trade Center
November 20, 2001 Abbott Districts File Early Childhood Education Plans; Annual Audits in a Timely Fashion
November 7, 2001 State Board of Education Revises Residency Rules
November 7, 2001 State Board of Education Recognizes Senior from Middlesex County Vocational and Technical High School
November 7, 2001 Commissioner Gagliardi Presents 2000-01 Star Schools to State Board of Education
October 23, 2001 AmeriCorps Dedicates Eighth Year to ‘Healing and Rebuilding America’s Communities’
October 22, 2001 Commissioner of Education to attend NJSBA Workshop
October 17, 2001 State Board of Education Honors Outstanding Vocational Students
October 15, 2001 22 Educators Receive Cash Awards for Good I.D.E.A.S. in Teaching Workplace Standards
October 11, 2001 Students Prepare for Social Studies Section of Elementary School Proficiency Assessment
October 10, 2001 Commissioner Gagliardi Appoints Special Committee to Address Achievement Gap
October 3, 2001 Mercer County Educator is 2001-02 Teacher of the Year
October 3, 2001 State Board of Education Plans Ceremony to Honor Outstanding Vocational Students
October 3, 2001 State Board Recognizes Ninth Grader from Rumson-Fair Haven Regional High School
October 2, 2001 Commissioner of Education Submits Charter School Evaluation Report
September 27, 2001 26 Schools Honored for Successful Parent Participation Programs
September 25, 2001 State Chamber Launches Disaster Fund for the Children of New Jersey Acting Governor Urges All to Help
September 20, 2001 Agreement Reached to Provide Training for Teachers Who Work with Students Whose First Language is Not English
September 18, 2001 Statement by Commissioner of Education Vito A. Gagliardi, Sr.
August 31, 2001 Commissioner of Education Authorizes Full Day Preschool Waivers for Elizabeth and Passaic School Districts
August 27, 2001 College Board Releases New Jersey's SAT Scores; State Near Top of Nation in Student Participation, Advanced Placement Results
August 27, 2001 New High School Graduation Test to Be Given for First Time in 2001-02 School Year; Fifth and Eighth Graders to Be Tested for First Time in Social Studies
August 27, 2001 Fifty-One Charter Schools To Open Their Doors for 2001-2002 School Year
August 27, 2001 Enrollments Rise Again as New School Year Begins
August 27, 2001 School Choice More than Triples Enrollment in Year Two of Pilot Program
August 27, 2001 NJPEP Plans New Courses, Contests in Second Year
August 24, 2001 MEDIA ADVISORY: Janet Thompson will resume her duties as Director of Communications for the Department of Education
August 23, 2001 Results of 2001 Fourth and Eighth Grade Assessments Show Gains in Student Performance
August 1, 2001 Proposed Amendments to Education Regulations Will Better Equip Schools to Assist Children with Asthma
July 27, 2001 Commissioner Gagliardi Names Gary Friedland Chief of Staff
July 25, 2001 Department of Education Receives 18 Charter School Applications
July 23, 2001 Department of Education Schedules Statewide Job Fair To Recruit Early Childhood Education Teachers for Abbott School Districts
July 16, 2001 Commissioner Gagliardi Announces Byrd Scholars for 2001
July 10, 2001 Dahme, Butcher Retain Leadership Posts on State Board of Education
July 10, 2001 Early Childhood Education Code Amendment Proposed to State Board of Education
June 26, 2001 15 Districts Selected to Pilot Model School Guidance Programs
June 21, 2001 Katzenbach School for the Deaf Ready to Launch Initiative To Strengthen Technology Use By Students and Staff
June 20, 2001 Commissioner Gagliardi Announces Summer Conference on Character Education
June 18, 2001 Jack Longworth Honored as Co-Recipient of Public Administrator of Year Award
June 18, 2001 Subsidies Available for New Jersey Teachers Seeking National Certification
June 13, 2001 Report Shows Whole School Reform Being Implemented According to Plan; Funds Being Spent to Support Approved Programs and Services
June 13, 2001 Nominations Sought for All-USA Teacher Team
June 12, 2001 Department of Education Seeking More Good IDEAS for Teaching Workplace Standards
June 11, 2001 DiFrancesco Appoints Dr. Alma McCloud Salter To Lead Abbott Implementation Advisory Council
June 7, 2001 State Surpasses Student Computer Goal One Year Earlier Than Planned
June 6, 2001 Department of Education Proposes Amendments to Special Education Code
June 6, 2001 State Board of Education Approves Appointment of New Assistant Commissioner for Finance; Longtime Assistant Commissioner Ellen Schechter to Leave Department of Education
June 6, 2001 State Board of Education Discusses Resolution to Continue State-Operation of Jersey City School District
June 6, 2001 State Board of Education Approves Emergency Aid for Deerfield Township
June 6, 2001 Commissioner Gagliardi Presents 2000-01 Dodge Fellows to State Board of Education
June 6, 2001 State Board of Education Honors Bruce Rodman, New Jersey's School Business Administrator of the Year
June 6, 2001 State Board Recognizes 13 New Jersey Teachers for Presidential Awards
June 5, 2001 Department of Education Releases School Violence, Vandalism and Substance Abuse Statistics for 1999-2000 School Year
June 1, 2001 Commissioner Gagliardi Issues Decision in Abbott Preschool Case
May 29, 2001 Department of Education Announces 2000-01 Best Practices / Star Schools
May 29, 2001 Student Artists Shine in 21st Annual Governor’s Awards in Arts Education
May 25, 2001 NJHire Marks First Anniversary at Start of Job-Seeking Season
May 24, 2001 Commissioner of Education Approves School Construction Plans for Camden, New Brunswick and Pleasantville
May 23, 2001 Students from Princeton Junction and Medford Lakes Selected for National Youth Science Camp
May 18, 2001 New Jersey Receives Grant to Strengthen School Principals and Superintendents
May 16, 2001 New Jersey Again Leads Nation in Excellence for Service-Learning
May 16, 2001 Department of Education Launches Core Curriculum Content Standards Review Process
May 7, 2001 Abbott School Management Teams Will Be Provided Intensive Training and Technical Assistance
May 2, 2001 Commissioner of Education Proposes Amendments to Grade Point Average Requirements for Teachers
May 2, 2001 State Board of Education Adopts Regulations to Ensure Appropriate Supply of Experienced Early Childhood Education Teachers for Abbott Districts in Fall
May 2, 2001 Union County Teacher Wins McAuliffe Fellowship
May 2, 2001 Commissioner Announces Technology Fellowship Awards
May 2, 2001 State Board of Education Advances School Residency Rules
May 2, 2001 Nine Principals Selected for State Honors in New Program
May 2, 2001 State Board of Education Recognizes 2001 Distinguished Teacher Candidates
April 26, 2001 World Languages Teachers Sought In Statewide Recruitment Showcase
April 26, 2001 Teachers of Students with Limited English Proficiency Have Two Professional Development Opportunities in May
April 20, 2001 Fourth Graders Prepare to Take Elementary School Proficiency Assessment
April 18, 2001 Voter Support for Local School Budgets Remains Strong More than 81 Percent of Budgets Approved
April 16, 2001 Commissioner Announces New Efforts to Help Children With Autism
April 12, 2001 Commissioner Gagliardi Urges Voters to Participate in School Elections
April 10, 2001 Commissioner Gagliardi Testifies on Education Budget Before Assembly Appropriations Committee
April 9, 2001 $523 million School Construction Plan Approved For Elizabeth
April 9, 2001 NJ School of the Arts Brings New Jersey Outdoors into Christie Whitman's New Office at the Federal Environmental Protection Agency
April 9, 2001 Commissioner Gagliardi Presents NJDOE Budget To the Senate Budget and Appropriations Committee
April 5, 2001 Advisory - Hearings to Receive Public Comment on the Department’s Revised Special Education Plan
April 4, 2001 New Rules Add Practical Arts to Graduation Requirements
April 4, 2001 State Board of Education Honors 14 Teachers for Achieving National Certification
April 4, 2001 Former School Administrator Joins State Board of Education
March 20, 2001 Statewide Apprenticeship Conference Begins March 22
March 19, 2001 State Department of Education Sponsoring Conferences to Assist Young Adults with Disabilities
March 19, 2001 $757 million in School Construction Plans Approved:
West New York, East Orange , Asbury Park & Passaic Plans Advance
March 16, 2001 Acting Commissioner Gagliardi Releases Comparative Spending Guide
March 13, 2001 Advisory - The 2001 Comparative Spending Guide
March 7, 2001 Eighth Graders Prepare for State Exam
March 2, 2001 ADVISORY - The Department of Education will conduct three regional public hearings on the charter school program
March 1, 2001 Jersey City School Construction Plan Approved
February 21, 2001 State Board of Education Welcomes Dr. Vito A. Gagliardi As Next Commissioner of Education
February 21, 2001 Union City, Pemberton & Garfield Construction Plans Approved
February 7, 2001 Commissioner Hespe Releases 2000 School Report Cards
February 6, 2001 Paterson & Newark School Construction Plans Approved - Four Other Abbott Districts Receive Approvals -
February 6, 2001 DiFrancesco Announces State Approval of $2.7 Billion in School Facilities Plans
February 2, 2001 Commissioner Hespe Renews Charters of Ten Schools
February 1, 2001 Education Commissioner Releases School District Test Results
January 25, 2001 The Parents' Circle Videoconference Creates a Virtual Meeting of Parents with the Department of Education
January 24, 2001 State School Aid Tops $7.3 Billion
January 22, 2001 Governor Accepts Hespe Resignation
January 19, 2001 Abbott Preschool Enrollments Rise
January 18, 2001 Approvals Granted for School Construction Plans
January 12, 2001 New Jersey AmeriCorps Prepares for Martin Luther King Day Service Activities
January 11, 2001 Whitman Administration Announces Approval of Nine New Charter Schools
January 10, 2001 Approvals Granted for School Construction Plans
January 4, 2001 Department of Education Names New Communications Director
January 3, 2001 Commissioner Hespe Proposes Regulations to Guide Programs Supporting Student Development
January 3, 2001 Bolden Presents Newark Annual Progress Report
January 3, 2001 New State Regulations will Increase Pool of Teachers of World Languages

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