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Stories with person: Christopher Cerf
  • After chaotic year, New Jersey superintendent praised 
    Updated: Sep-02-15 4:46 pm

    NEWARK, New Jersey - A year after a schools opening marked by protest and boycott, critics of the policies of the new superintendent in New Jersey's largest city said they're willing to give him a chance.

  • New school year, but Common Core standards remain 
    Updated: Sep-02-15 11:52 am

    A later Labor Day this year means early school start dates in many New Jersey districts.

  • Mayor promises smoother enrollment for Newark students 
    Updated: Aug-12-15 2:50 pm

    NEWARK, New Jersey - Newark will open five assistance centers around the city later this month to help with school enrollment, Mayor Ras Baraka said Wednesday, a year after a new state-run program led to complaints from parents about delays, confusion and ill-considered school assignments.