State Board of Ed Announces Public Hearings on NJ Academic Standards
The State Board of Education will hold three regional public hearings to receive comments on the draft revisions to New Jersey’s academic standards in mathematics and English language arts (Standards Review Committee Releases Recommendations & Grad Requirements Considered At January NJ State Board of Ed Meeting, January 13, 2015)
To weigh in, individuals must register to speak by calling the Office of the State Board of Education at (609) 984-6024 or via the Department’s online registration web page.
The public testimony will be considered for incorporation into the final revisions to the English language arts and math standards that will be presented to the State Board of Education at a meeting on May 4, 2016.
SCHEDULE OF PUBLIC HEARING DATES
Central Region – Wednesday, February 10, 2016
New Jersey Department of Education
Judge Robert L. Carter Building
100 River View Plaza
Trenton, NJ 08625-0500
2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Northern Region – Monday, February 22, 2016
Morris County Public Safety Training Academy
500 W. Hanover Ave.
Morris Plains, NJ 07950
6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Southern Region – Tuesday, March 8, 2016
Camden County College
Dennis Flyer Theatre
200 College Drive
Blackwood, NJ 08012
10 a.m. – 12 p.m.