|6-16-20 Education in the News|
Star Ledger--N.J. gave 'false hope’ to parents, now special education schools will stay closed, leaders say
Gov. Phil Murphy said New Jersey schools can offer in-person summer programs next month. Some say it's already too late to reopen. Getty Images/iStockphoto
Adam Clark | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com| Updated Jun 15, 2020; Posted Jun 15, 2020
Philadelphia Inquirer--Philly eyes school reopening plan that would stagger when students and staff come to schools
Maddie Hanna, Updated: June 15, 2020- 8:11 PM
Insider NJ--N.J. Department of Health Issues Guidance for Outdoor Organized Sports
Insider NJ | June 15, 2020, 7:07 pm | in News
Education Week--Are America's Schools Ready for Tough Talk on Racism?
Corey Mitchell| June 12, 2020
Politics K-12 (via Education Week)-- A Simple Idea to Make a COVID-19 Bailout for Schools More Equitable
Andrew Ujifusa on June 15, 2020 11:00 AM
Chalkbeat--Newark task force offers dozens of recommendations for reopening schools safely
Patrick Wall Jun 15, 2020, 1:09pm EDT
Education Dive--Efforts to close digital divide top states' plans for emergency relief funds
States are also prioritizing training for teachers in deciding how to distribute a total of almost $3 billion for pandemic-related needs.
Edutopia--The Value of Culturally Responsive Teaching in Distance Learning
Zaretta Hammond shared practical strategies for fostering students’ independence and agency while they are learning at home.
Laura Lee| June 15, 2020
Garden State Coalition of Schools