The New Jersey Department of Education (the Department) is deeply committed to supporting its students, families, and educators as we work together to reduce the spread of COVID-19. The guidance and resources provided below come from national educational leaders, researchers, and teachers with content area expertise. The Department recognizes that “schooling” cannot continue as usual and that schools and educators will be addressing the diverse needs of their students in different ways. We hope that this information will help our students continue to receive the same high-quality education that has made New Jersey number one in the nation.
Get up to date news and information on COVID-19-related education issues.
Resources for remote teaching. Information on changes to teacher evaluation, preparation programs and certification due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Resources to help students through the COVID-19 pandemic. Includes resources to help families support the well-being of students and up-to-date information on student assessments and graduation requirements.
Resources to ensure all students achieve academic growth during the COVID-19 pandemic. Information includes resources for special education, English Language Learners, foster, homeless, and migrant students.