Bill Would Outlaw Superintendents’ “Merit Pay Bonuses” for Reducing Special Education Out-of-District Placements

From A bi-partisan measure making its way through the New Jersey Assembly would ban a growing practice that has school boards offering “merit pay” bonuses to school superintendents who reduce out of district special education placements. According to the bill’s sponsor, Assemblywoman Caroline Casagrande, the most important consideration for special education is what’s best […]

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