When it comes to education, the Garden State gets a big A+ according to a new report just released for the 2020 school year.

NJ.com reports that New Jersey tops the entire nation, for the second year in a row, in the just released Quality Counts survey from Education Week.

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The Garden State is top notch for student achievement and for how much money it spends to fund and support the education system. Overall New Jersey gets a B+ grade and a score of 87.3 out of 100 to earn the title as the #1 state in the nation for education. Even with 2020 being such a challenging and difficult school year due to  COVID-19.

Massachusetts comes in second with a score of 86.7 out of 100. Connecticut, Maryland and Wisconsin round out the Top 5 schools in the country for Education. While  Louisiana, Alabama, Nevada, Oklahoma and New Mexico round south the bottom 5 schools. .

Congratulation to all of the hard working teachers in New Jersey for all that they do to help make a difference in a student's life.

source: nj.com

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