NEW JERSEY EDUCATION NEWS

Asbury Park Press

Holmdel school building workers, citing health worries, want off the job

NJ.com

Expect N.J. schools to be closed for ‘extended period of time’ during coronavirus outbreak, Gov..Murphy says

NJ Patch

NJ Freezes Nearly $1B in Spending, Citing Coronavirus Crisis

NJ Spotlight

As COVID-19 Heats Up, Governor Puts $1B in Planned Spending in Deep Freeze
School Closures Hit Parents of Kids with Special Needs Especially Hard
Lessons from the Past Should Have Informed Approach to COVID-19, But Have They?

New Jersey Herald

Students, teachers adjust to remote learning
Economic fallout continues as local lawmakers weigh in

Philly.com

How teachers are using technology to keep in touch with students during coronavirus school closures

Press of Atlantic City

Several education bills to deal with effects of COVID-19
Egg Harbor Township School District extends closure through spring break

TAPinto NJ

Sparta Schools to be Closed Until April 19
Montville Twp High School Donates 3,000 Pairs of Glovers to Morristown Medical Center

The Trentonian

Congress closing in on nearly $2 trillion virus aid package

NATIONAL EDUCATION NEWS

Education Week

New Warnings on Screen Time, as Students Nationwide Move to E-Learning
House Coronavirus Bill Would Direct Billions to Schools, Fund Remote Learning
The Stimulus Package Will Help Families, But It Doesn’t Go Far Enough
Trump, Asked About Timelines, Says School Closures ‘Up to the Governors’
See Which States Have Cancelled Spring Tests Because of Coronavirus
Students Petition Colleges for SAT and ACT Flexibility Due to Coronavirus
S.C. to Send Wi-Fi Enabled School Buses Around State for Online Learning

The Washington Post

Virginia closes schools for the year, sending districts and families scrambling
Federal policy says students must pick up school meals in-person. Families with susceptible children face wrenching decisions.
With school out and activities canceled, community leaders confront the challenges of keeping kids safe

USA Today

Coronavirus: Tips to keep your kids engaged