• BOE Candidates Question 5: Standardized Testing

    There have been many standardized tests in Verona over the years, but none has generated as much enmity as the PARCC, the high-stakes test devised by the Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers that...

    • Posted 1 day ago
    • 0
  • SCAs To Host BOE Candidates Forum

    The Verona Conference of SCAs is hosting a Board of Education Candidates Forum at on Tuesday, October 23, at 7 p.m. in Verona High School’s Learning Commons. The organizers say the forum will follow a standard format...

    • Posted 7 days ago
    • 0
  • BOE Candidates Question 4: The Mental Health Ballot Question

    The four candidates for Board of Election won’t be the only thing on the ballot this November. There will also be two ballot questions that seek to have voters permanently expand the budget for Verona’s public schools....

    • Posted 1 week ago
    • 0
  • The Ballot Questions: Full Day K, Mental Health

    On Election Day, November 6, Verona voters will be asked to make a lot of decisions. They will vote for a new representative to Congress. They will pick two members of the Verona Board of Education. They...

    • Posted 1 week ago
    • 0
  • BOE Candidates Question 3: Innovative Governance

    MyVeronaNJ.com has asked the four candidates running for two spots on the Verona Board of Education this November for their views on the value of a public school education and how they would achieve their goals as...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
    • 0
  • BOE Candidates Question 2: Goals And Obstacles

    Last week, the four candidates running for two spots on the Verona Board of Education gave voters their views on the value of a public school education. This week, we turned to their goals–and what could get...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
    • 0
  • Week In Review: Sept. 17-22, 2018

    The week of September 17 saw the Verona Board of Education file to dismiss a suit brought by the former football coach and unveil a new teachers contract; election hopefuls answered our first weekly question; and more....

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
    • 0
  • BOE Seeks Dismissal Of Ex-Football Coach Lawsuit

    Lawyers representing Verona Public Schools have filed a motion to dismiss the lawsuit brought against the district by Lou Racioppe, the former Verona High School football coach. The 90-page document was filed in United States District Court...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
    • 0
  • BOE, Teachers Union Announce Contract Terms

    The Verona Board of Education and Verona Education Association have revealed the terms of a new contract for Verona’s teachers, administrative assistants, and maintenance staff that will be in effect until June 30, 2021. The contract, which...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
    • 0
  • BOE Candidates Question 1: The Value Of Public Education

    In July, six Verona residents filed to run for two seats on the Board of Education. Since then, both Michele Bernardino, a current BOE member, and Lynn Halsey, have withdrawn their candidatures. That means that, on November...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
    • 0