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Life experiences to count for college credits

Five New Jersey colleges are experimenting with offering students college credits for showing what they have learned from their jobs and life experience. More>>

Rutgers officials due to vote on tuition, fees

Rutgers University officials may soon decide whether to raise tuition and fees at New Jersey's flagship university for the upcoming school year. More>>

Christie changes teacher evaluation requirements

Gov. Chris Christie has agreed to phase in the use of results of new standardized tests for students when it comes to evaluating teachers. More>>

FOX 29 Investigates: Camden Schools' Spending Video included

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Tens of thousands of dollars spent on trips to theaters, amusements parks, even catering! These are just some of the pricey items paid for by the struggling Camden City Public Schools, FOX 29's Jeff Cole reports. More>>

Coatesville Parents Sound Off At Meeting

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Just days ago, they found out the Coatesville superintendent and the athletic director were accused of sending racist text messages. More>>

Black On Black: Taking The Discussion To The Classroom

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You've probably seen the FOX 29 series "Black on Black" in which our Mike Jerrick talks candidly to leaders about what's going on. More>>

FOX 29 Obtains Findings Of Philly School Audit Video included

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FOX 29 Investigates learns a soon-to-be released audit will claim that valuable equipment and learning tools are sitting idle in some of the city's shut-down schools. More>>

Transgender Girl Wins Ruling To Use Girl's Bathroom

A COLORADO COURT SAYS A SCHOOL SYSTEM "DISCRIMATED" AGAINST A TRANSGENDER FIRST GRADER. More>>

NYC Pilot Program Tutors Students 2.5 Hours After School Video included

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One city hopes a longer school day will help students improve their reading skills. Education officials in New York City say they've got to do something. Three out of four junior high students don't read More>>

School District Warns Parents About 'Speed Dreaming' Dangers Video included

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Teenagers seem to get a kick out of it, but an alarming trend has one area school district warning parents about its dangers. More>>

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