Category: Education

WOKE RUN AMOK: Tri-State Area School Cancels ‘Tarzan’ Production Over Racism Allegations

TRENTON, N.J. – A tri-state area school has cancelled its production of Disney’s ‘Tarzan’ because, according to some parents, it’s racially insensitive. Save Jersey‘s Matt Rooney returned to the Chasing News with Bill Spadea A+ Panel this week to offer Read More

OPINION: Time to fight back and vote ‘NO’ on more school funding | SPADEA

By Bill Spadea This post originally appeared at NJ 101.5 _ It’s a tough question when the politicians come knocking for more money for our schools. They either try to make you feel guilty about the poor kids in old buildings, Read More

Let’s stop subsidizing Rutgers and put that $1B into vo-tech districts | Rooney

By Matt Rooney _ An idea that’s gaining more traction every day: the U.S. economy needs new vocational technology school graduates, not more bachelor’s degree and master’s degree students. A lot more. This country is experiencing an epidemic of British Read More

ROONEY: “There’s only so many walls you can erect” to protect schools

TRENTON, N.J. – Last week’s shooting near Brick Memorial High School reignited the school security debate in New Jersey. Save Jersey founder Matt Rooney joined the Chasing News with Bill Spadea panel to offer his take on both the facts Read More

Eliminating homework and 5 other ways to fix our outdated, broken education system | Pezzullo

By Rich Pezzullo _ Tell me anything that took 12 years to accomplish in 1960 that takes that long today? Hmm Education of a useful productive adult human? Politicians touting free college are trying to make the case that now Read More

How Cherry Hill Schools Bungled Into ‘Tunagate’ | Cirucci

By Dan Cirucci Posted with permission from The Dan Cirucci Blog — There’s a rule in public relations that says “don’t create a problem where none exists.” Seems simple, right? Still, you’d be surprised how often this elementary maxim is violated. Read More