Newark Superintendent Cami Anderson and union President Joseph Del Grosso signed a contract for the city's public school teachers that includes a "pay for performance" system.
William Paterson University President Dr. Kathleen Walron says her school's portion of the proposed $750 million bond, if approved by voters, would help upgrade its aging facilities.
Lauren Marrocco has been named New Jersey Teacher of the Year. She said her love of learning has kept her searching for new ways to engage her students.
New Jersey politicos turned out in full force at Rutgers this morning to support the higher education bond issue.
Education Commissioner Christopher Cerf avoided media questions about the continuing of state control of Newark's public schools. Some have filed a lawsuit saying the decision is wrong.
Rayman Solomon, Dean of Rutgers Law School in Camden, discusses how the law school is moving forward after the college merger.
Up to 25 school districts in New Jersey could participate in a pilot program that would create longer school days and longer school years.
Dr. Robert Barchi says he took the position of leadership at Rutgers University because of the growth opportunity available.
Education Commissioner Chris Cerf had a testy exchange with members of the public during a meeting in Jersey City regarding the education system.
Dr. Thomas Cavalieri, dean of the UMDNJ School of Osteopathic Medicine, says the college merger, expected July 1, 2013, should make the school stronger and improve health care in the state.
U.S. News & World Report ranked Princeton University and Harvard University as tied for the top spot in the National University Rankings. Many other New Jersey schools were also recognized.
Changes to family income eligibility requirements and a cap on the number of semesters a student can receive Pell Grants will impact many in New Jersey and throughout the country.
Paterson Education Association President Peter Tirri hopes to avoid a walkout, but says the teachers have been negotiating for 28 months without settling a contract dispute.
Thanks to the Healthy, Hunger-Free Kids Act, students must take a fruit or vegetable with their school lunches. The effort is meant to curb obesity rates.
For Trenton Public Schools, the school year began with a new superintendent. Francisco Duran says he wants to instill a love of learning and a joy of teaching back into the classroom.