6-26-20 Education in the News

NJ Spotlight--Fine Print: Wall Street Rating of New Jersey School Districts

New Jersey’s $335 Million State Aid Revisions Could Weaken School Districts’ Credit Quality

The S&P Global report gives a breakdown of state and local support for schools, reflecting the latest proposals from the Murphy administration and the Legislature to maintain flat funding.


John Mooney | June 26, 2020 | Coronavirus in NJ, Education


NJ Spotlight--Op-Ed: Keep Students at the Center When New Jersey Schools Reopen

As it draws to an end, this difficult, dramatic school year offers an opportunity to address and resolve long-standing issues with our public education system


Julie Larrea Borst | June 26, 2020 | Opinion, Education


Star Ledger--N.J.’s plan for reopening schools coming Friday


Adam Clark | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com|  Updated Jun 25, 2020; Posted Jun 25, 2020


Press of Atlantic City--NJSIAA head says fall sports season will look different

There will be changes to the fall high school sports season because of the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association.


Michael McGarry| June 25, 2020


NY Times--Pandemic Parenting Was Already Relentless. Then Came Summer.


A survey shows that parents feel increasing pressure to make up for children’s lost educational and enrichment time.

Claire Cain Miller| June 26, 2020, 5:00 a.m. ET


Education Week--Pulling Off a Regular School Schedule—With Modifications—in the Pandemic


Denisa R. Superville| June 24, 2020


Politics K-12 (via Education Week)--USDA Just Made it Easier to Serve School Meals Amid Coronavirus Precautions


Evie Blad on June 25, 2020 1:33 PM


Education Dive--School districts, boards respond to calls for change amid civil rights protests


Naaz Modan @NaazModan| June 25, 2020