New Jersey Governor Chris Christie said acting Education Commissioner Christopher Cerf has added a residence in a town represented by a Republican state senator since he was nominated more than a year ago.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie proposed salary caps on public school superintendents to help rein in the highest property taxes in the U.S., a move he said may slice pay for 70 percent of the top district administrators.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is pushing lawmakers to adopt his plan to overhaul state government, while Democrats who control the Legislature say they’re not in any rush after his administration’s failed attempt to win $400 million in school funding.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie has fired the state’s education commissioner, Bret Schundler, the Star-Ledger of Newark, New Jersey, reported on its website, citing two officials briefed on the situation.
Governor Chris Christie ’s pledge to erase New Jersey ’s budget deficit by disparaging public-worker unions has helped make him a national Republican star. Those who buy the state’s bonds are less impressed.
The Obama administration’s funding competition for states to boost education standards will be expanded to preschool programs, and will let nine of the states that failed to win money in earlier rounds apply for grants.