The NJCSA presents testimony concerning public education and issues important to charter schools before relevant public bodies including the New Jersey Legislature and the New Jersey Department of Education. You can find our recent testimony here. Click on a title to read the full testimony.
Good morning Chairwoman Ruiz and members of the Senate Education Committee. Thank you for the opportunity to appear before you today. For the record my name is Donna Siminski and I am the Director of Policy and Advocacy for the NJ Charter Schools Association.
It is my pleasure to appear before you today on behalf of the 87 public charter schools in New Jersey, the 40,000 students attending...
It is my pleasure to appear before you today on behalf of the 87 public charter schools in New Jersey, the 30,000 students attending those schools this year and the 20,000 households that are currently sitting on waiting lists for public charter schools.
The NJCSA supports S2974 and commends Senator Lesniak for his leadership. The reality is there are many special needs populations and special...
The NJ Charter Schools Association looks forward to working with each of you on this very important piece of legislation. I would like to thank Chairman Diegnan for getting the conversation started and agree that this hearing is a first step. The reality is there is a great deal of consensus that it is time to make a number of significant changes to New Jersey’s public charter school law. The...