3-3-21 Education in the News

Philadelphia Inquirer--N.J. schools must teach diversity, inclusion under new law

https://www.inquirer.com/news/new-jersey/new-jersey-schools-diversity-curriculum-20210301.html

The bill aims to promote and highlight diversity, including economic, gender, sexual orientation and race.

Chalkbeat--Biden to states: Teachers should be able to get vaccine in March

https://www.chalkbeat.org/2021/3/2/22310161/biden-to-states-teachers-should-be-able-to-get-vaccine-in-march

Kalyn Belsha Mar 2, 2021, 6:17pm EST

Chalkbeat--Miguel Cardona is confirmed as education secretary. Up first: Pushing for aid and reopening more schools

https://www.chalkbeat.org/2021/3/1/22308020/miguel-cardona-confirmed-education-secretary

Kalyn Belsha Updated Mar 2, 2021, 1:38pm EST

The Atlantic--Donít Help Your Kids With Homework

Focus on prioritization and process, not the assignment itself.

https://www.theatlantic.com/education/archive/2021/03/right-way-help-kids-homework/618170/
Abby Freireich and Brian Platzer| March 2, 2021

NPR--For Some Black Students, Remote Learning Has Offered A Chance To Thrive

https://www.npr.org/2021/03/01/963282430/for-some-black-students-remote-learning-has-offered-a-chance-to-thrive

Elizabeth Miller| March 1, 20215:00 AM ET

Education Week-- Vaccinating Teachers Is Just One Part of the Reopening Puzzle

It isnít only teachers who are afraid of COVID-19; parents are too

https://www.edweek.org/leadership/opinion-vaccinating-teachers-is-just-one-part-of-the-reopening-puzzle/2021/03

Ruth Faden, Matthew A. Crane, Annette Anderson & Megan Collins ó March 01, 2021