10-12-20 Education in the News

Star Ledger--Mercury vapors are seeping out of N.J. school’s floor. $1M plan will fix it, if voters OK it.


Bill Duhart | For NJ.com| Updated Oct 12, 2020; Posted Oct 11, 2020


Star Ledger--Just a tummy ache or the COVID ‘cooties’ that’ll shut down school? | Opinion


Ellen S. Wilkowe| Star-Ledger Guest Columnist| Posted Oct 09, 2020


The Record--When gym class goes virtual, NJ phys ed teachers have to get creative


Melanie Anzidei| October 12, 2020


Philadelphia Inquirer--How are coronavirus cases in schools being reported? ‘It’s a hodge-podgey mess’


Maddie Hanna, Posted: October 10, 2020


New York Times--The Digital Divide Starts With a Laptop Shortage

A surge in worldwide demand by educators for low-cost laptops has created shipment delays and pitted desperate schools against one another. Districts with deep pockets often win out.

Kellen Browning| Oct. 12, 2020, 3:00 a.m. ET


Education Week--As More Schools Resume In-Person Learning, Some Lessons From Districts That Did It First


Stephen Sawchuk| October 7, 2020


Chalkbeat--A new national effort to promote school integration is underway. More than two dozen school districts want in.


Kalyn Belsha and Sarah Darville Oct 9, 2020, 3:29pm EDT


Edutopia--Tools for Social and Emotional Development in Online Learning

A school counselor offers suggestions for character education and social and emotional learning during remote instruction. 


| October 10, 2020