10-21-20 Education in the News

NJ Spotlight--Angelica Allen-McMillan, Murphy’s choice to guide NJ education through the pandemic

Surprise nominee pledges to collaborate with others, address the digital divide and COVID-19-related learning losses

https://www.njspotlight.com/2020/10/angelica-allen-mcmillan-gov-phil-murphy-nominates-next-education-commissioner-south-orange-newark-irvington-morris-county/

John Mooney, Education writer | October 20, 2020 | Education

 

NY Times--After the Pandemic, a Revolution in Education and Work Awaits

Providing more Americans with portable health care, portable pensions and opportunities for lifelong learning is what politics needs to be about post-Nov. 3.

https://www.nytimes.com/2020/10/20/opinion/covid-education-work.html

Thomas Friedman| Opinion Columnist| Oct. 20, 2020

 

NPR--Were The Risks Of Reopening Schools Exaggerated?

https://www.npr.org/2020/10/21/925794511/were-the-risks-of-reopening-schools-exaggerated

Anya Kamenetz| October 21, 20207:05 AM ET

 

Education Week--Are Aspiring Teachers Learning Classroom Management? It Varies

http://blogs.edweek.org/teachers/teaching_now/2020/10/are_aspiring_teachers_learning_classroom_management_skills_in_college.html

Madeline Will on October 20, 2020 12:01 AM