In signing the legislation that had stalled on his desk for two weeks, Gov. Phil Murphy said federal American Rescue Plan funds would be used to cover the extension, a cost that could approach $600 million.
Students suffering from developmental disabilities would have more stability in the classroom under a bill that's cleared the Assembly Education Committee. The bill would direct the State Board of Education to create regulations requiring school districts to develop a plan to establish stability in special education programming. The plan would take into account the consistency of location, curri