Lamont Repollet to be New Jersey’s next education commissioner

New Jersey Governoe-elect Phil Murphy announced Friday, January 12, that he’s nominating the superintendent of Asbury Park schools to be New Jersey’s next education commissioner — and tasked him with helping “revolutionize learning” in the state.

Murphy said Lamont Repollet — who has run the Monmouth County city’s school system since 2014 — will help him with some of his biggest goals for education: eliminating controversial PARCC testing and improving the state’s relationship with teachers … Read the complete article at: http://www.nj.com/politics/index.ssf/2018/01/murphy_turns_to_asbury_park_for_njs_next_education.html

Repollet is an alumni of Trenton State College — now the College of New Jersey — thanks to the Equal Opportunity Fund.