Lawmakers say fewer people enrolling in teacher prep programs and fewer teachers staying in the profession is causing a national shortage in the profession.
Governor-elect Murphy nominates Lamont Repollet as education commissioner before kicking off events leading up to inauguration day.
The NJEA has confirmed that all of the roughly $5.7 million in independent expenditures the teacher's union spent on legislative races this year came from membership dues, not from voluntary donations ...
After spending $4.5 million to oust Senate President Steve Sweeney in favor of a Republican challenger, the state's largest teachers union says they're willing to work with him.
Between the primary and general election, election spending has already topped out over $40 million, which is more than the last gubernatorial race in 2013.
After swearing in a new NJ State Police superintendent, Christie took aim at the state's largest teacher's union.
The American Federation of Teachers has endorsed Senate President Steve Sweeney, who faces a Republican opponent backed by the state's largest teacher's union.
The organization recognizes the tough fight, but says they're tired of rising costs and betrayal by the Senate president.
NJ Spotlight's John Mooney discusses the state of public education in New Jersey and how the upcoming gubernatorial election could impact funding, PARCC and charter schools.
Senate president says Murphy is his guy, despite a previous interest in running for governor.
Democratic gubernatorial candidate Phil Murphy promises better relations with teachers and public employee unions.
The state's largest union is backing more Republicans this year.
Should Democrats brace for a hit to their coffers? The state's biggest special interest spender takes a sharp turn from it's left-leaning endorsement habits. Just in time for the 16th anniversary of ...
Advocates are calling for air conditioned classrooms to limit lost instruction time due to excessive heat.
Christie announcing plans for a new terminal and tunnel. Also touching on investigations into the Trump campaign. Too hot for school. When it comes to district air conditioning the heat wave is ...