|8-3-20 Education in the News|
NJ Spotlight--Children and Coronavirus: So Much Still Unknown as Schools Head for Reopening
Early talk said kids weren’t facing the same risks. Now, experts say they do — as well as lingering effects if they become ill
Star Ledger--COVID-19 does not spare children| Opinion
As educators consider whether and how to reopen schools this fall, they should be mindful of the science, says Lawrence C. Kleinman, M.D, M.P.H., F.A.A.P., a key COVID-19 researcher.
Lawrence C. Kleinman| Star-Ledger Guest Columnist| Posted Aug 02, 2020
The Atlantic--There Are Other Options Besides Reopening Schools
Alternative solutions to parents’ dilemma just require more time, money, and imagination.
Ashley Fetters| July 31, 2020
NPR--Overwhelmed, Stressed, Scared: School Nurses Brace for the Fall Semester
Clare Lombardo| July 31, 20208:44 AM ET
Insider NJ--Pennacchio: Governor Must Address Special Needs Students’ Education Immediately
When Special Ed Students Fall Behind, ‘Catching Up’ is Very Difficult
Insider NJ| August 2, 2020
Education Week--Map: Where Are Schools Open?
State-by-state map of where school buildings are open or closed
Education Week|Updated: July 31, 2020
Edutopia--How to Help Students Get Used to Masks
In many places, students returning to school buildings will be required to wear masks. These strategies can help elementary students adjust.
Lori Desautels| July 31, 2020
Garden State Coalition of Schools