How to support public education in

New Jersey

Know the Issues

These are the challenges and opportunities facing public education in New Jersey.

Education Funding and Budget

Education Funding and Budget

Fully funding public schools is the only way to ensure all students get the education they deserve, regardless of ZIP code.

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Educator Salary

Educator Salary

Fair wages allow educators to provide for their families and do what they love without going into debt. Fact: 1 in 5 educators must take a second job to get by. This is not sustainable.

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Health Care

Health Care

Without quality healthcare, many students can’t come to school ready to learn. We support expanding Medicaid and CHIP (Children’s Health Insurance Program), improving the Affordable Care Act and repealing the tax on employee-sponsored health insurance.

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They side with students

These elected officials support public education in your state.
Rep. Donald Norcross (D)
U.S. House, 1st Dist.
Rep. Joshua Gottheimer (D)
U.S. House, 5th Dist.
Rep. Frank Pallone (D)
U.S. House, 6th Dist.
Rep. Albio Sires (D)
U.S. House, 8th Dist.
Rep. Bill Pascrell (D)
U.S. House, 9th Dist.
Rep. Donald Payne, Jr. (D)
U.S. House, 10th Dist.
Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D)
U.S. House, 12th Dist.
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Take action

Here's what you can do to support public education where you live.

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Spread the word

Post on social media to show your support for strong public schools.

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