Category: Chris Cerf

Is that where some of Zuckerberg’s money went?

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Yes, the $100 million donated by Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg to Newark public school in 2010 was bled away by consultants, waste and corruption. The bureaucratic translation? Initiatives. I could’ve told him that Read More

Ledger Ed Board Goes Overboard

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog There was a time and place where the worst you could say about the Star-Ledger editorial board was that it had a hopelessly liberal bent. Sure it was annoying. Still, there’s nothing particularly unique about Read More

Jersey Joe vs. Common Core

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The only federal initiative capable of producing more confusion than Obamacare is “Common Core,” Save Jerseyans. Some of the critics’ concerns are largely procedural. Other substantive aspects of the guidelines are positively Read More

Weiner Mouthpiece Worked at NJDOE

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The latest embarrassment to befall the fast-sinking NYC mayoral campaign of Anthony Weiner, Save Jerseyans, happens to involve a woman with New Jersey roots. Roots in our state’s education system, to be exact. Figures. Embattled Read More

NJDOE to Entertain 32 New Charter School Applications

The Christie-driven school choice revolution continues to advance in New Jersey. That’s stellar news for our state’s most at-risk children. Today, the New Jersey Department of Education announced its intention to entertain 32 new charter school applications; reportedly most of Read More