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NCLC Announces Launch of Public Conversations to Strengthen Newark’s College-Going Culture

Mayor Ras J. Baraka, Newark Public Schools Superintendent Roger León, Newark City of Learning Collaborative (NCLC) Executive Director Reginald Lewis, Essex County Schools of Technology Superintendent Dr. James Pedersen, KIPP New Jersey Chief External Officer Ben Cope, and St. Benedict’s Prep Dean of Seniors and College Placement Didier Jean-Baptiste announced at a press conference on Wednesday, Sept. 19, the launch of public … Read More

Newark looks to dramatically increase percentage of college graduates by 2025

Compared to state and national rates, Newarkers have fallen behind in pursuing a college degree after high school. That’s according to study by Newark City of Learning Collaborative. “NCLC exists due to the reality that not enough Newark residents are earning the degrees and credentials necessary to compete for viable employment in our city’s economy,” … Read More

Newark Community Partners Celebrate Superintendent Roger León

[NEWARK, New Jersey – August 30, 2018] – Newark Community Partners recently honored the new Superintendent of Newark Public Schools Roger León at a reception at the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Ryan Gallery. The Community Partners are the New Jersey Performing Arts Center, Newark City of Learning Collaborative (NCLC), Newark Trust for Education, Prudential … Read More