|4-30-21 Education in the News|
NJ Spotlight--Biden wants universal preschool. NJ will be a test on how to get it done
For two decades, New Jersey built a model preschool program. The president has called to expand that but exactly how is still to be determined
Star Ledger--Prom can be straight fire after all. N.J. schools ‘thrilled’ with guidance for dances, graduation.
Adam Clark| April 29, 2021
NY Times--‘Just Overwhelmed’: When a School Restarts but Students Can’t
Annie Brown| April 30, 2021, 5:00 a.m. ET
Associated Press (via Washington Post)--Maryland Board of Education wants all schools open this fall
The Maryland State Board of Education is calling for all schools to reopen for in-person .
Associated Press| Apr 28, 2021
Education Week--Masks or No Masks: School Leaders Say They Can’t Make Anyone Happy
Stephen Sawchuk — April 29, 2021 11 min read
Chalkbeat--Joe Biden wants to fix America’s school funding gaps. It won’t be easy.
Matt Barnum Apr 29, 2021, 4:28pm EDT
Edutopia--Building a Sustainable Future—One Classroom at a Time
A mini-golf course, a canoe trip down the local river, a discussion about environmental justice. Here’s how schools are teaching students about environmental science.
Hoa P. Nguyen| April 29, 2021
Garden State Coalition of Schools