Sarah Gonzalez

Reporter, WNYC/NJPR

Sarah Gonzalez appears in the following:

Report: Foreclosures Cost City of Newark $56 Million

Thursday, April 18, 2013

WNYC

Foreclosures in Newark cost taxpayers $56 million over the last four years, according to a report by the activist group New Jersey Communities United.

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Why 41 Districts Want to Keep Separate April School Board Elections

Monday, April 15, 2013

WNYC

Only 41 New Jersey districts will hold school board elections Tuesday now that most -- 501 districts -- have chosen to move their elections to November

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Getting NJ Students to See Themselves as 'College Material'

Monday, April 15, 2013

WNYC

The New Jersey Department of Education now tracks college enrollment numbers in its new School Performance Reports, as part of its effort to grade schools on how well they prepare students for college.

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New Jersey's New School Performance Report Offers More Data Than Before

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

WNYC

The New Jersey Department of Education today released its 2011-12 School Performance Report. It replaces the old School Report Card format and offers more data, including a score based on how well schools prepare students for college and careers.

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Old Water Pipes, New Development...Big Problem

Thursday, April 04, 2013

WNYC

A string of water main breaks in Hoboken last week is causing the city to take a closer look at its aging drinking water system.

The city has had to repair anywhere from 12 to 37 water mains each year. In 2012, the city had to repair 21 water mains.

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One Train Ticket in New Jersey Can be Valid for Years ... If You Never Get on a Train

Tuesday, April 02, 2013

WNYC
Constrained by the lack of public loitering laws in the Garden State, New Jersey Transit is taking a different approach with homeless people who have taken up residence in train stati...

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Why Poverty, Disability Are Baked into Student Test Scores

Monday, March 18, 2013

WNYC
Starting next year teachers in New Jersey are going to be held accountable for how much their students learn, as part of Governor Chris Christie’s teacher tenure reform plan. At least...

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Sandy Charities Track Record a Mixed Bag

Friday, March 15, 2013

WNYC

The tracking of charities is spotty and there's no way to know exactly how much has been donated. But at least half of the donations surveyed has yet to reach storm victims.

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Policing Takes Center Stage at Cory Booker State of City Address

Wednesday, March 06, 2013

To a crowd of about 500 people, Newark Mayor Cory Booker announced that after years of difficult but necessary budget cuts, Newark can start investing again.

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