Gov. Chris Christie's pick for New Jersey's next education commissioner talks about school reform, accountability, economically disadvantaged students, teachers unions and more.

Video spotlight: The State of Education
Five former Commissioners of Education discuss the past present and future of education in the Garden State - including charter schools, Abbott v. Burke and teacher evaluation. Read the story here.

Making energy efficiency the law
A bill pending in the Assembly would create energy-efficiency surcharges to help curb NJ's ever-growing appetite for power. Read the story here.

Number of the Day: 6%
NJ's troubled foreclosures and bankruptcies. Read more.