Author Archive: Bill Orr

About Bill Orr

University of Virginia Masters in English. Have lived in Argentina, Panama, Delaware, Virginia, California, NYC, and New Jersey for the last 25 years. Former editor and manager at McGraw-Hill, former President of Gay Activist Alliance of NJ, founder of NJ ActUp, and North Jersey Community Research Initiative (NJCRI) in Newark.

Our School Funding Quagmire

Our current school funding formula passed constitutional muster in a review by the state Supreme Court in 2008. The formula was designed to address the level of resources required for students with varying needs, such as low income students and English language…
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