Topic: Education

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    The Cartel

    ‘The Cartel’ sets out to answer a very disturbing question–Why is it that the state of New Jersey spends more per student on education than any other state in the country, yet more than 75% of New Jersey’s high schools have been warned that they may be placed on a… read more

  • Waiting for Superman

    Background Waiting for Superman is a critically-acclaimed documentary that uncovers distressing flaws in the American public school system. The documentary, directed by Davis Guggenheim, grossed nearly $6.5 million worldwide and won an Audience Award at the Sundance Film Festival. The New York Times praised director Davis Guggenheim as, “a savvy… read more

  • Lean on Me

    While Joe Clark wasn’t quite the superhuman school principal that “Lean on Me” makes him out to be, the fact is, Joe Clark did improve standardized test scores during his tenure at East Side High in Paterson, New Jersey. The dramatic transformation that the movie indicates is highly exaggerated Clark… read more