|9-22-20 Education in the News|
NJ Spotlight--Learning pods create classroom feel for remote students
In place of a classroom, some families are forming small learning groups, providing the social support many kids are missing
Star Ledger--Need money for childcare while your kids are remote learning? How to apply for a new $150M N.J. program.
NY Times--As Schools Go Remote, Finding ‘Lost’ Students Gets Harder
Early data for the new school year suggests that attendance in virtual classrooms is down, possibly because students are working or caring for siblings.
Abby Goodnough| Sept. 22, 2020, 5:00 a.m. ET
New York Times--What We Know About Coronavirus Cases in K-12 Schools So Far
Education Week--Is Online Learning Worse Than Being in School? Majority of Teens Say Yes
Arianna Prothero on September 18, 2020 3:14 PM
Edutopia--What Teens Say They Need, and How Schools Can Adjust
Students say they want a voice in the big education decisions that affect their lives—and their top concerns are backed by plenty of research.
Sarah Gonser| September 18, 2020
The HechingerReport--OPINION: Fixing education during the pandemic means fixing an uneasy relationship with technology
How we use and choose new tech tools will make all the difference for years to come
Garden State Coalition of Schools