7-8-21 Education in the News

NJ Spotlight--New NJ law allows parents to request that their child repeat a grade

The measure is meant to address learning loss caused by the pandemic and prolonged virtual instruction

https://www.njspotlight.com/video/new-nj-law-allows-parents-to-request-that-their-child-repeat-a-grade/

Melissa Rose Cooper, Correspondent | July 7, 2021 | Education, Coronavirus in NJ

 

Education Week--How Does the Delta Variant Figure Into Schools’ Opening Plans?

https://www.edweek.org/leadership/how-does-the-delta-variant-figure-into-schools-opening-plans/2021/07

Sarah D. Sparks — July 06, 2021 6 min read

 

Education Week--Teachers’ Unions Vow to Defend Members in Critical Race Theory Fight

https://www.edweek.org/teaching-learning/teachers-unions-vow-to-defend-members-in-critical-race-theory-fight/2021/07

Madeline Will — July 06, 2021