The 15 N.J. colleges where professors make the most money

Updated March 23, 2017
Posted March 23, 2017

By Adam Clark | NJ Advance Media for

Full professors at New Jersey’s college and universities made $127,696 on average in 2015-16, according to new data released by the Chronicle of Higher Education.

Full professors are a minority of the teaching staff at many colleges, and the database also includes […]

By |March 24th, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|0 Comments

NJ teacher loses license after trying to sell weapons to terrorists

By Adam Hochron March 23, 2017 5:26 PM

A New York man serving 15 years for selling weapons he believed would be sent to terrorists overseas will not have his New Jersey teaching certificates waiting for him when he is released.

Theophilis “Mike” Burroughs, of Newark, was sentenced in 2015 after being convicted of first-degree criminal sale […]

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The NJ Board of Education’s choice of PARCC as a HS graduation requirement is an overreach by the executive branch that the Legislature must correct

Sarah Blaine

On March 16, the New Jersey Assembly overwhelmingly passed ACR-215, which is a resolution declaring that the state Board of Education’s new regulations requiring students […]

By |March 20th, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|0 Comments

Ridgewood Board Of Education Meeting Tonight : Revised Budget Resolution

March 20 2017 7:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Location Ed Center, 49 Cottage Place, Ridgewood, NJ

The public is invited to attend the meeting, or watch it live on Fios channel 33, Optimum channel 77, or on the “Link in Live” tab of the district website at

Revised Budget Resolution

Approval: Revised Resolution for Adoption of the 2017-2018 […]

By |March 20th, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|3 Comments

Superintendent: I’m a consultant for fed govt. Feds: We’ve never heard of this guy

By Rebecca Everett | For
on March 18, 2017 at 8:35 AM, updated March 18, 2017 at 8:37 AM

On Tuesday, the day that Jason “Jay” Eitner ceased to be the Waterford Township school superintendent via a separation agreement, his Twitter and LinkedIn profiles said that he already had a new job.

“Superintendent-in-Residence, U.S. Department of Education,” […]

By |March 19th, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|0 Comments

Newark Archdiocesan Parishes to Ring Bells for Freedom, Peace and Refugee

March 16, 2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, Cardinal Joseph W. Tobin, C.Ss.R., Archbishop of Newark, has invited all 214 parishes of the Archdiocese to ring their bells on the morning of Sunday, March 19 in opposition to the incredible fear that is being generated worldwide toward immigrants and refugees.

The Archdiocese is participating in […]

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These 88 NJ schools had lead in water — ‘Poland Springs’ not real fix, activists say

By Townsquare Staff March 16, 2017 7:39 PM

Reported and written by David Matthau and Adam Hochron

A new report by Environment New Jersey Research & Policy Center calls for comprehensive action on testing and remediating lead-contaminated drinking water in schools and communities across the Garden State.

The report, which gives New Jersey a grade of C-, also […]

By |March 18th, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|0 Comments


March 20, 2017 Education Center Regular Public Meeting 7:30 p.m.


Ridgewood NJ, At all regular meetings, two opportunities are provided for citizens to make comments. The public comment periods will be scheduled after presentations and approximately 9:00 p.m. or just prior to the end of the meeting, whichever occurs […]

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New Jersey Assembly overwhelmingly passes PARCC Rollback Resolution

March 18th 2017
the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, New Jersey Assembly (ACR215) overwhelmingly passes. The bill is a major step in overturning the requirement to pass the PARCC test to graduate high school in New Jersey.

In a 67-3 vote,(67 Yeas; 3 Nays;2 Abstain; 8 Not Voting) the Assembly yesterday approved a joint resolution that […]

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Ridgewood Board of Education and Dr. Fishbein Host Residents for Coffee on March 28

March 16,2017

the staff of the Ridgewood blog

Ridgewood NJ, The Board of Education and Superintendent Dr. Daniel Fishbein will host residents for coffee and casual conversation on Tuesday, March 28. The casual meeting will take place from 7-8:30 p.m. at the Education Center, 49 Cottage Place, Ridgewood. All residents are invited to drop in to share their […]

By |March 16th, 2017|Ridgewood Schools|5 Comments