Tag: formula

Ciatterelli Answers Christie’s Challenge, Pitches School Funding Reform Plan

Chris Christie offered a largely symbolic challenge to the NJEA-controlled state legislature in this year’s budget address, but one Republican candidate to succeed him is taking it seriously. On Monday, Assemblyman Jack Ciattarelli (R-Somerset) forwarded a letter addressed Governor Christie, Senate Read More

Animated Christie boosts Fairness Formula in Burlington County

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Governor Chris Christie took his battle for equitable school funding to Burlington County on Tuesday, Save Jerseyans, telling a packed house at  Hope Hose Humane Co. 1 in Bordentown that the math Read More

Sweeney’s hometown would gain 58% more per student under “unjust” Christie plan

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog “This plan is unfair, it is unjust and it is blatantly unconstitutional,” Senate President Stephen Sweeney (D-Gloucester) declared in a joint statement with Senate Education Committee Chairwoman Theresa Ruiz (D-Essex) issued following the announcement of Read More

LIVE: Christie pitches school funding overhaul in Hillsborough

By The Staff | The Save Jersey Blog Watch LIVE: Governor Chris Christie‘s proposed ‘Fairness Formula’ would transform and simplify the state’s public school district aid formula by allotting an equal amount of $6,599 per enrolled student with an exception carved out Read More