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8-28-20 Education in the News

NJ Spotlight--Advocates Put NJ on Notice Technology Gap Could Face Challenge

Tens of thousands of students lack tools for remote learning. Group says that violates their rights


John Mooney | August 28, 2020 | Education, Coronavirus in NJ


Star Ledger--Return to the classroom or stay home and learn remotely? Kids, parents face a difficult decision.

Parents and students must weigh two less-than-perfect options: Return to classes, likely part time, or continue remote learning, an endeavor that often proved far from ideal in the spring.


Amanda Hoover | NJ Advance Media For NJ.com| Updated 7:04 AM; Today 6:35 AM


Star Ledger--N.J. schools reopening: These districts are planning all-remote, virtual classes (Aug. 28, 2020 updates)

Because of lingering concerns over the coronavirus, students in many public school districts across New Jersey will be starting the 2020-2021 school year with all-remote instruction.


Evan Slavit | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com and Nestor F. Sebastian | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com | Today 7:00 AM


Press of Atlantic City--NJ high school football teams will not be penalized if they kneel during national anthem


PATRICK MULRANEN Staff Writer | August 27, 2020


NY Times--Why New Jersey’s Plan for In-Person Schooling Is Falling Apart

Growing numbers of districts are going online only, citing teacher shortages, ventilation issues and delayed guidance from the state on the virus.


Tracey Tully| Aug. 28, 2020, 5:00 a.m. ET


NPR--How Many Coronavirus Cases Are Happening In Schools? This Tracker Keeps Count


Simone Popperl, Bo Hamby, Steve Inskeep| August 28, 20205:06 AM ET  

Education Dive--Fast Forward: Will COVID-19 trigger shift from standardized assessments?


Naaz Modan @NaazModan| Aug. 27, 2020


The Hechinger Report--Best practices for remote learning, according to experts


Javeria Salman August 26, 2020


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