School officials have agreed to settle a lawsuit filed by a teacher terminated for living outside of New Jersey.
Dozens of virtual classes were disrupted by intruders putting on porn and hurling profanity during the first two days of school in Paterson.
Despite objections from the teachers’ union, superintendent Eileen Shafer had teachers and other employees report in-person to schools to prepare for the hybrid 2020-21 school year.
A teacher dispatched to the home of a suspended student to provide tutoring and bedside instructions became the victim of a “vicious assault” with a baseball bat, according to a lawsuit filed in New Jersey Superior Court.
The school district received delivery of 9,600 Chromebooks over the weekend, allowing it to equip all its students with devices.
The husband of assemblywoman Shavonda Sumter has received a 13 percent salary increase from the Paterson Public Schools.
The Paterson Charter School for Science and Technology allegedly reduced teachers’ lunch period by as much as 15 minutes in some cases during the 2019-20 school year, according to a lawsuit filed in the New Jersey Superior Court.