|5-21-20 Education in the News|
NJ Spotlight--Fine Print: NJ School Boards’ Report Starts Conversation on Reopening
Ten recommendations for issues to be considered and questions to be answered
Star Ledger--Can N.J. schools really reopen this fall? ‘Hundreds of questions’ remain, report says.
Star Ledger—Op-Ed: NJEA: Now when every dollar counts, let’s pass our historic health care plan for teachers
Marie Blistan| Star-Ledger Guest Columnist | Posted May 20, 2020
Star Ledger--Should N.J. schools give letter grades during a pandemic?
Adam Clark | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com | Updated May 20, 2020; Posted May 20, 2020
Asbury Park Press—“Totally Different Set of Problems”: The Good, Bad of Coronavirus Remote Learning
Mike Davis| May 16, 2020
Insider NJ--Senate Republicans Call on Governor to Release Clear Plans for Child Care & Education (full text)
Insider NJ|May 20, 2020, 12:08 pm | in
NY Times--Not Everyone Hates Remote Learning. For These Students, It’s a Blessing.
“At home, it seems to be a bit easier to focus on all the work,” said one eighth grader who was struggling in school. “Everything in general is easier.”
Elizabeth A. Harris| May 20, 2020
Education Week--Helping Students Grieve From a Distance
Arianna Prothero| May 19, 2020
Chalkbeat--Asked whether she is using crisis to support private school choice, DeVos says ‘yes, absolutely’
By Matt Barnum May 20, 2020, 5:17pm EDT
Edutopia--Lessons Learned During the Pandemic
Teachers have worked fast to meet the demands of this moment, but as they get a chance to slow down and reflect, some lessons are clear—like the primacy of relationships.
Katy Farber| May 20, 2020
Garden State Coalition of Schools