11-16-20 Education in the News

Chalkbeat (via NJ Spotlight)--‘COVID is traumatic’: Newark mayor responds to students’ struggles during the pandemic

High schoolers share challenges of attending school remotely during a virtual chat with Ras Baraka, a former principal of Central High School


Patrick Wall, Jacqueline Cutler | November 16, 2020 | Education, Coronavirus in NJ



Star Ledger--Murphy won’t close N.J. schools yet. He’s not alone in his decision.

Gov. Phil Murphy isn't ready to pull the plug on in-person instruction. Aristide Economopoulos | NJ Advance Media


Adam Clark | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com| Updated Nov 13, 2020; Posted Nov 13, 2020



Star Ledger--More N.J. school districts announce they are switching to all-remote as COVID-19 cases rise


Rob Jennings | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com| Updated Nov 15, 2020; Posted Nov 15, 2020



NY Times--New York City Is Poised to Close Schools

Rising cases may end in-person teaching, even as restaurants remain open


Amelia Nierenberg and Adam Pasick| November 14, 2020


Education Week--The Pandemic Is Raging. Here's How to Support Your Grieving Students

What teachers need to know about the science of grief


Brittany R. Collins| November 12, 2020


Education Dive--Lack of extracurriculars hurts school engagement during pandemic


Shawna De La Rosa| Nov. 13, 2020