Home About GSCS What's New Issues School Funding Coming Up
Quick Links
Meeting Schedule
NJ Legislature
Governor's Office
NJ Department of Education
State Board of Education
GSCS Testimonies
GSCS Data & Charts
Contact Us

Email: gscschools@gmail.com
Phone: 609-394-2828 (office)
             732-618-5755 (cell)

Mailing Address:
Garden State Coalition of Schools
Elisabeth Ginsburg, Executive Director
160 West State Street
Trenton, New Jersey 08608


5-20-20 Education in the News

Star Ledger--N.J. discussing what reopening schools in September could look like. Plan may include reduced capacities

With a vaccine for the coronavirus unlikely by early September, state officials are currently “war-gaming” what New Jersey schools will look like when the next academic year begins, Gov. Phil Murphy said Tuesday.


Brent Johnson | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com | Updated May 19, 2020; Posted May 19, 2020


Star Ledger--N.J. colleges want immunity if COVID-19 hits students, faculty this fall


By Adam Clark | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com | Posted May 19, 2020


Education Week--How COVID-19 Will Balloon District Costs This Coming School Year

The coronavirus is driving a steep and unprecedented increase in classroom costs that’s going to sweep through the nation’s school system as early as this fall.


Daarel Burnette II| May 18, 2020


Education Week--Calculator: How Much Will COVID-19 Cost Schools?

The fast-moving recession driven by the coronavirus pandemic is expected to put financial pressure on schools as early as the 2020-21 school year. Use this interactive tool developed by Education Week and the Learning Policy Institute to calculate projected increased costs for the nation and the states.


Education Week| May 18, 2020


Education Dive--Survey: Children's loss of social ties, learning top parents' closure concerns

A desire for more regular contact with children’s teachers is also a recurring theme across multiple surveys.


Linda Jacobson @lrj417 | May 20, 2020



Garden State Coalition of Schools
160 W. State Street, Trenton New Jersey 08608