|1-26-21 Education in the News|
NJ Spotlight--For NJ schools, state funding for 2021-22 comes with ‘a lot of unknowns’
There is uncertainty over what support districts can expect from the Murphy administration as overwhelming financial pressures continue
Star Ledger--More N.J. schools returning to in-person, hybrid classes as COVID cases decline, Murphy says
Press of Atlantic City--Murphy: If numbers drop, parents of high school athletes may be allowed to attend games
NY Times--Unions May Complicate Biden’s School Plans
The president’s push to reopen schools in 100 days may face opposition from teachers unions resisting the speedy return of in-person learning.
NPR--Education Pick Miguel Cardona On Biden's Promise To Reopen Schools
Cory Turner, Eda Uzunlar| January 25, 20213:47 PM ET
Education Week--How Biden’s Data Mandate Could Help Schools Navigate the COVID-19 Crisis
Evie Blad — January 22, 2021 4 min read
Education Dive--5 ways schools are addressing pandemic-induced mental health issues
Schools are strengthening student-parent-school relationships and improving mental health response coordination in reaction to COVID-19's toll on students and staff.
Kara Arundel| Published Jan. 22, 2021
Edutopia--Students Excel When They Find Purpose—So How Do We Help Them?
By connecting learning to the real world, students begin to see themselves as a catalyst for change within it.
Carly Berwick| January 22, 2021
The Hechinger Report--What lessons does special education hold for personalized learning?
Personalized learning’s goal of creating a unique plan for each child has long existed within special education. And it’s very difficult to do well
Sarah Gonser January 26, 2021
Garden State Coalition of Schools