3-25-21 Education in the News

NJ Spotlight--NJ adopts new CDC school guidelines for fall reopening


Briana Vannozzi, John Mooney | March 24, 2021 | Coronavirus in NJ, Education


The Record--N.J. schools won’t be allowed to offer any virtual learning options next year, Murphy says


Matt Arco | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com and Rob Jennings | NJ Advance Media for NJ.com| Updated Mar 24, 2021; Posted Mar 24, 2021


New York Times--How Can Schools Use $129 Billion in Covid Relief Funds?

Most of it will go directly to K-12 schools, with a chunk dedicated to learning loss. But districts will also have much leeway in how they spend the aid.


Amelia Nierenberg and Kate Taylor| March 24, 2021


NPR--New Data Highlight Disparities In Students Learning In Person


March 24, 20211:00 AM ET| Anya Kamenetz


Education Week--How COVID-19 Will Make Fixing America’s Worst-Performing Schools Even Harder


Daarel Burnette II — March 23, 2021 12 min read


Education Dive--NCES data highlights pandemic instruction differences by race, region


Naaz Modan @NaazModan| Published March 24, 2021


Edutopia--Ancient Wisdom for Teaching in Challenging Times

The pandemic led one teacher to dust off a favorite book for age-old advice that still applies.

By Melissa Roy

March 24, 2021