|5-20-20 Education in the News|
Star Ledger--N.J. discussing what reopening schools in September could look like. Plan may include reduced capacities
With a vaccine for the coronavirus unlikely by early September, state officials are currently “war-gaming” what New Jersey schools will look like when the next academic year begins, Gov. Phil Murphy said Tuesday.
Brent Johnson | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com | Updated May 19, 2020; Posted May 19, 2020
Star Ledger--N.J. colleges want immunity if COVID-19 hits students, faculty this fall
By Adam Clark | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com | Posted May 19, 2020
Education Week--How COVID-19 Will Balloon District Costs This Coming School Year
The coronavirus is driving a steep and unprecedented increase in classroom costs that’s going to sweep through the nation’s school system as early as this fall.
Daarel Burnette II| May 18, 2020
Education Week--Calculator: How Much Will COVID-19 Cost Schools?
The fast-moving recession driven by the coronavirus pandemic is expected to put financial pressure on schools as early as the 2020-21 school year. Use this interactive tool developed by Education Week and the Learning Policy Institute to calculate projected increased costs for the nation and the states.
Education Week| May 18, 2020
Education Dive--Survey: Children's loss of social ties, learning top parents' closure concerns
A desire for more regular contact with children’s teachers is also a recurring theme across multiple surveys.
Garden State Coalition of Schools