|7-29-20 Education in the News|
NJ Spotlight--Op-Ed: NJ Legislation to Shift COVID-19 Costs to Workers’ Comp Would Leave Federal Funds on Table
Shifting workers from federal programs to state-based workers’ compensation ‘places an additional burden on New Jersey businesses and taxpayers’
NY Times--Why Is There No Consensus About Reopening Schools?
Kim Tingley| July 29, 2020, 5:00 a.m. ET
Associated Press--Pennsylvania school leaders to state: We need more help
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania’s existing reopening guidance for schools is too vague, and superintendents and school boards need more specifics from the state Department of Health about how to do it safely, a superintendents group said Monday following a call with Wolf administration officials.
MICHAEL RUBINKAM and MARK SCOLFOROJuly 27, 2020
NPR--Teachers Union OKs Strikes If Schools Reopen Without Safety Measures In Place
Brakkton Booker| July 28, 2020
Chalkbeat--What do schools need, and what might they get? Making sense of the big numbers that will shape the stimulus bill
Matt Barnum Jul 28, 2020, 11:41am EDT
Garden State Coalition of Schools