7-19-21 Education in the News

NJ Spotlight--With a few lines, NJ says it may restore school-aid cuts

Budget clause says schools will get more money if feds say state cuts broke pandemic relief rules

https://www.njspotlight.com/2021/07/with-a-few-lines-nj-says-it-may-restore-school-aid-cuts/

John Mooney, Education writer | July 19, 2021 | Education

 

The Record-Local schools stressed by special ed costs get $125 million boost from state

https://www.northjersey.com/get-access/?return=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.northjersey.com%2Fstory%2Fnews%2Feducation%2F2021%2F07%2F17%2Fnj-schools-boost-special-ed-teachers-kids-programs%2F7970221002%2F

Gene Myers| July 17, 2021

 

Insider NJ--Norcross Welcomes Education Secretary Cardona to South Jersey to Meet with Students, Local Leaders to Discuss College Affordability & Supporting School Reopening Through the Build Back Better Agenda

https://www.insidernj.com/press-release/norcross-welcomes-education-secretary-cardona-south-jersey-meet-students-local-leaders-discuss-college-affordability-supporting-school-reopening-build-back-better-agenda/

July 16, 2021, 6:11 pm | in

 

Asbury Park Press--A violation of the Constitution? Shore students join school anti-mask lawsuit

https://www.app.com/story/news/education/in-our-schools/2021/07/19/nj-school-mask-mandate-lawsuit-students-shore-middletown/7990079002/

Joe Strupp| Asbury Park Press|July 19, 2021

 

NY Times--Plans for free pre-K and community college could provide a ‘ladder into the middle class.’

https://www.nytimes.com/2021/07/16/us/politics/free-pre-k-community-college.html

Erica L. Green and Madeleine Ngo| July 16, 2021

 

Education Week--What the House Education Spending Bill Would Do for Schools, in One Chart

https://www.edweek.org/policy-politics/what-the-house-education-spending-bill-would-do-for-schools-in-one-chart/2021/07

Andrew Ujifusa — July 15, 2021

 

The Hechinger Report--Building virtual monuments to Black historical figures

Immersive technology lets students learn about Black historical figures on their phones

https://hechingerreport.org/building-virtual-monuments-to-black-historical-figures/

Javeria Salman July 14, 2021