Sussex STEM - The Sussex County Charter School is able to dedicate an entire class to STEM - science, technology, engineering and math. Through a focus on technology, differentiation of instruction, and a caring community, the school strives to provide 225 area middle school students with an experience that enables them to become lifelong learners and responsible members of the local community and an inter-connected, global society.
Charter schools are PUBLIC schools.
Charter school employees can UNIONIZE.
NJEA has over 1,000 MEMBERS working in charter schools.
NJEA has helped to secure 16 COLLECTIVE BARGAINING agreements in New Jersey charters.
Charter school teachers are CERTIFIED educators.
Charter schools are governed by and held ACCOUNTABLE to state statutes.
Charter schools are REQUIRED to participate in state standardized testing.