In an unanimous decision in a three-judge appellate court panel, the PARCC test was struck down as violating state law. The court gave the Department of Education a 30-day stay to potentially appeal ...
In October, Department of Education officials announced they would be evaluating charter schools across the state. The review process is now coming to a close.
Legislative leaders expressed exasperation at a Joint Education Committee meeting as they asked Gov. Phil Murphy’s education commissioner, Lamont Repollet, to slow down on implementing the phase out ...
Gov. Phil Murphy announced his plan to phase out the PARCC exam with education commissioner Lamont Repollet at his side. Since the exam's introduction in 2014, it's sparked controversy statewide among ...
The pressing issues of school funding and bail reform were discussed in the Senate Budget and Appropriations hearing.
The fault line got a little wider Thursday after Sweeney appeared to pull two of Murphy's cabinet nominations from the Senate board list.
A majority of lawmakers in the Assembly Health Committee voted to advance a bill that shrinks a loophole for religious exemptions for mandatory vaccinations.
Elizabeth Maher Muoio and Lamont Repollet were approved by the Senate Judiciary Committee. They now head to the full Senate for consideration.
Paula White was offered the role of assistant commissioner at the New Jersey Department of Education, and then just hours later the offer was rescinded.
Governor-elect Murphy nominates Lamont Repollet as education commissioner before kicking off events leading up to inauguration day.