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December 9, 2019

State report reveals that Newark fails to enforce key special education mandates

"State monitors have ordered Newark to take corrective action after finding that the city’s public schools are failing to meet...
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October 16, 2019

NJ Council on Developmental Disabilities Urges Inclusion of Children with Disabilities in School Emergency Plans

Director of SPAN Public Policy, Peggy Kinsell, in her role as the New Jersey Council on Developmental Disabilities Subcommittee Chairperson,...
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September 30, 2019

Debra Jennings Remarks on Newark’s Top Issues in Special Education

SPAN Executive Co-Director, Debra Jennings, was quoted in a Chalkbeat article on issues facing special education in Newark's schools.  “These...
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Press Releases

July 19, 2022

Olmstead: Where Are We 23 Years Later?

On June 22, 1999, Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg announced the United States Supreme Court’s landmark decision in Olmstead v. L.C....
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July 19, 2022

Two Anniversaries Celebrate Immigrant Children

The SPAN Parent Advocacy Network (SPAN) is pleased to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the US Supreme Court decision in...
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May 26, 2022

SPAN Statement on the Robb Elementary School Shooting

When the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting happened, we thought we had seen enough. Continue Reading SPAN Statement on the...
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