7-10-20 Education in the News

NJ Spotlight--New COVID-19 Concern for NJ Schools: Will Teachers Return to Classrooms?

Some educators want state to more clearly map out what school will look like in the fall before committing to coming back

https://www.njspotlight.com/2020/07/new-covid-19-concern-for-nj-schools-will-teachers-return-to-classrooms/

John Mooney | July 10, 2020 | Coronavirus in NJ, Education

 

NPR--Veteran Educator On The Endless But 'Joyful' Work Of Creating Anti-Racist Education

https://www.npr.org/sections/live-updates-protests-for-racial-justice/2020/07/09/889446825/veteran-educator-on-the-endless-but-joyful-work-of-creating-anti-racist-educatio

Ailsa Chang, Jonaki Mehta, Christianna Silva|July 9, 20205:14 PM ET

 

Education Week--Getting Kids to School: Tackling the COVID-19 Transportation Problem

Of all the complex decisions education leaders face as they plan to reopen schools for the 2020-21 academic year, the toughest one might be the most basic: how to get students to the buildings in the first place.

https://www.edweek.org/ew/issues/reopening-schools/getting-kids-to-school-tackling-covid-19-transportation-problem.html

Education Week| July 8, 2020

 

Education Week--Principals Have Major Doubts About Keeping Students and Staff Safe When Schools Reopen

http://blogs.edweek.org/edweek/District_Dossier/2020/07/principals_doubt_student_staff_safety_COVID-19.html

Denisa R. Superville on July 8, 2020 6:32 PM

 

Chalkbeat--America’s mask debate shifts to schools as officials decide who should mask and how

https://www.chalkbeat.org/2020/7/9/21319355/school-reopening-face-masks

Patrick Wall Jul 9, 2020, 6:26pm EDT

 

Chalkbeat--Department of Education-funded report points to safety benefits of partial school reopening, in conflict with Trump, DeVos push

https://www.chalkbeat.org/2020/7/9/21319030/department-of-education-report-school-reopening-safety-trump-devos

Matt Barnum Jul 9, 2020, 3:43pm EDT

 

Edutopia--How White Teachers Can Support BIPOC Colleagues

A few ways to deepen relationships with peers who are Black, Indigenous, and people of color.

https://www.edutopia.org/article/how-white-teachers-can-support-bipoc-colleagues

Keenan Lee| July 9, 2020