8-7-20 Education in the News

NJ Spotlight--Op-Ed: Why New Jersey Should Decide Right Now to Start the School Year with Statewide Remote Learning

Executive director of New Jersey Principals and Supervisors Association says all schools will not be ready to ensure safe in-person conditions for students and staff


Patricia Wright | August 7, 2020 | Opinion, Education


NJ Spotlight--New Jersey Schools Reopen: Pressure Mounts for Delayed Start



John Mooney | August 7, 2020 | Education, Coronavirus in NJ


NY Times--Congress’s Ideological Divide Has Stymied Aid for Pandemic-Stricken Schools

Republicans and Democrats agree that schools need billions of dollars to reopen, but policy fights have the parties at loggerheads, with educators growing desperate.


Luke Broadwater| August 6, 2020


Washington Post--Lessons from the pandemic’s education pod parents


Valerie Strauss| August 7, 2020


Education Week--Don't Rush to 'Diagnose' Learning Loss With a Formal Test. Do This Instead


Catherine Gewertz| August 5, 2020


Chalkbeat--‘I wouldn’t send anybody to school’: Newark mayor joins growing pushback against in-person learning


Patrick Wall Aug 6, 2020, 6:00pm EDT