This Thursday, ACTING NJ Education Commissioner Chris Cerf will have his long-delayed confirmation hearing in front of the Senate Judiciary Committee. Here are five questions they should force him to answer (really answer, not dance around): 1) What are the exact circumstances of the Edison stock deal Cerf made using money from the Florida teachers pensions, and why did Cerf continue to hold the stock even after he took a job at the NYC DOE? Cerf put together a sweetheart deal for himself when his old company, Edison Learning, turned into an educational and fiscal disaster on his watch.
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett's pick for Department of Environmental Protection Secretary sparked controversy last week when, during his confirmation hearing, he told the state Senate's Judiciary Committee that he was unaware of any... Read Post
Acting Commissioner Chris Cerf is testifying now before the Judiciary Committee regarding his nomination by Governor Christie as Commissioner of Education. You can listen to the hearing on the legislative website. Judiciary Committe... Read Post