|6-30-21 Education in the News|
NJ Spotlight--Op-Ed: Why pre-K by itself is not enough to produce strong readers
It would take a relatively modest sum to make a big impact on early literacy efforts
Star Ledger--N.J. will not require masks in schools. Reactions from docs, educators are mixed.
Press of Atlantic City--Local superintendents taking wait-and-see approach to masks next school year
Claire Lowe| June 29, 2021
Education Week--Vaccinating Kids Against COVID-19: Why Families Are Afraid and How Schools Can Help
Arianna Prothero — June 28, 2021 11 min read
Chalkbeat--Behind the scenes, civil rights groups urge Biden administration to place limits on school police
Education Dive--How can schools re-engage 'missing' students ahead of fall?
Shawna De La Rosa| Published June 28, 2021
The Hechinger Report--TEACHER VOICE: This wasn’t a ‘lost year’
While enduring isolation and, in some cases, depression, my students found ways to learn about literature and themselves. Let’s not welcome them back to classrooms with a battery of tests and a ‘business as usual’ attitude
Will Johnson June 30, 2021
Garden State Coalition of Schools