|6-14-21 Education in the News|
NJ Spotlight--Will the public get a shot to say how $11 billion windfall gets spent?
Lawmakers plan no hearings on $6.2 billion in federal aid, and none on a $5 billion tax surprise. How the money is spent will likely be decided in private with little chance for comment
Star Ledger--Frustrated parents call on Murphy to end any mask mandates in N.J. schools
Philadelphia Inquirer--Parents grapple with protecting kids who can’t get a COVID-19 vaccine as the Philadelphia region reopens
Erin McCarthy| June 14, 2021
Press of Atlantic City--Education briefs: School regionalization bill advances in NJ Legislature
NPR--COVID Precautions Can Help Kids During Cold Season
Chalkbeat--Pandemic 360: A comprehensive look at COVID’s impact on school communities
Carrie Melago Jun 11, 2021, 6:00am EDT
Education Dive--Will daily school health checks continue in the fall?
Kara Arundel| Published June 11, 2021
Edutopia--The Enduring Importance of Extracurriculars
It will be tempting to put after-school activities on the back burner this fall, but experts say that’s a missed opportunity—especially for teenagers.
Sarah Gonser| June 11, 2021
The Hechinger Report--Should rich families be allowed to fundraise a better public school education for their kids?
Neal Morton June 14, 2021
Garden State Coalition of Schools