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Garden State Coalition of Schools
Elisabeth Ginsburg, Executive Director
160 West State Street
Trenton, New Jersey 08608


2-4-21 Education in the News

NJ Spotlight--At confirmation hearing, likely education secretary touches on state testing


John Mooney, Education writer | February 4, 2021 | Education


Star Ledger--N.J. digital divide down to 400 students who don’t have access to a computer or internet connection, Murphy says


 Matt Arco | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com| Updated Feb 03, 2021; Posted Feb 03, 2021


Star Ledger-- New Jersey Supreme Court rules Jersey City teachers can be paid for full-time union work


 Joshua Rosario | The Jersey Journal| Updated Feb 03, 2021; Posted Feb 03, 2021


The Record--Black History Month: NJ Black community leaders share influential books that spoke to them


Sammy Gibbons| NorthJersey.com| February 4, 2021


Press of Atlantic City—Education advocacy group urging Governor to apply for Federal testing waiver


Claire Lowe| February 4, 2021


NY Times--Where Are U.S. Teachers Ineligible to Be Vaccinated?


Danielle Ivory and Lauren LeatherbyFeb. 4, 2021


Education Week--Pressure Builds on Schools to Reopen During Pandemic


The Associated Press — February 02, 2021


Education Week--Miguel Cardona Pressed by Lawmakers on Tests, Reopening Schools, and Transgender Students


Andrew Ujifusa — February 03, 2021


Chalkbeat--In confirmation hearing, Cardona says he’ll work to reopen schools. But how hard will he push?


Sarah Darville, Matt Barnum, and Kalyn Belsha Updated Feb 3, 2021, 3:27pm EST


Chalkbeat--Cardona: Testing is important, but ‘I don’t think we need to be bringing students in just to test them’


Matt Barnum Feb 3, 2021, 12:22pm EST


Education Dive--4 questions to ask when committing to equity and anti-racism in schools

The tough considerations that lead to real and meaningful change begin with understanding your "why," two K-12 leaders write.


Henry Turner and Lainie Rowell| Published Feb. 3, 2021

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