Gov. Phil Murphy

COMMENTARY: Roger Leon Gets By With a Little Help From His Friends While Newark Families Pay the Price

Newark Superintendent Roger Leon is under a harsh spotlight as the district endures a growing list of revelations that would…

6 days ago

Murphy’s Education Department Says It’s Not Their Problem When Districts Don’t Follow Special Education Law

The New Jersey Department of Education says it is not currently monitoring whether school districts are complying with a state…

2 weeks ago

Ciattarelli Says Murphy Is Ignoring NJ’s Bigtime Educational Problems

Jack Ciattarelli, who lost the 2021 New Jersey gubernatorial election to Phil Murphy by only three points, has an op-ed…

2 weeks ago

LILLEY: The Truth Will Out, Even as Murphy Tries to Bury It

Gov. Murphy gave his State of the State speech last week and there was a lot of talk about New…

2 weeks ago

How Close is Murphy to Firing His Education Commissioner?

Last week NJ Education Report broke the news that Acting Education Commissioner Angelica Allen-McMillen was on her way out, possibly…

2 weeks ago

Why Does Gov. Murphy Hate Charter Schools? Here’s One Answer.

Today the Wall Street Journal has an editorial (paywalled) called "Why Does New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy Hate Charter Schools?"…

2 weeks ago

GOP Assembly Members Note Murphy’s Failure to Address NJ Student Learning Loss in State of the State

This is a press release from GOP Assembly members Victoria Flynn and Gerry Scharfenberger regarding Gov. Murphy's State of the…

3 weeks ago

NJEA Leaders Respond to Gov. Murphy’s State of the State Address

This is a press release. Gov. Phil Murphy delivered his 2023 State of the State address today, highlighting his administration’s…

3 weeks ago

Tiny Education Tidbits From Murphy’s State of the State Address–And a Snub for the Commissioner

Today Gov. Phil Murphy is giving his annual State of the State address (full transcript here). Public education is a…

3 weeks ago

Asbury Park Spends Twice as Much Per Pupil Compared to Lakewood: How’s That Working Out for Kids?

This past weekend the Asbury Park Press published an  analysis that ranks most of New Jersey’s school districts on student…

3 weeks ago