Tag: reopen schools

Educational Stages, News, Secondary Education

Oregon Is Vaccinating Teachers. It Might Not Be Enough to Reopen Schools.

February 17, 2021

Via: NY Times

Shortly before Christmas, as Oregon schools faced their 10th month under some of the nation’s sternest coronavirus restrictions, Gov. Kate Brown began a major push to reopen classrooms. She relaxed certain standards for restarting in-person teaching. She offered to help […]

Educational Stages, News, Secondary Education

Biden Is Vowing to Reopen Schools Quickly. It Won’t Be Easy.

January 25, 2021

Via: NY Times

In his first 48 hours in office, President Biden sought to project an optimistic message about returning the nation’s many homebound students to classrooms. “We can teach our children in safe schools,” he vowed in his inaugural address. The following […]


Are principals ready to reopen schools?

August 14, 2020

Via: eSchool News

Districts across the nation are rolling out school reopening plans with provisions to keep students safe. But the school leaders charged with implementing those plans have little confidence those provisions will work. According to a National Association of Secondary School […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics, Educational Stages, Secondary Education

Trump threatens to withhold funds if schools don’t reopen

July 9, 2020

Via: Education Dive

The heavy pressure from the Trump administration for schools to fully reopen nationwide notably runs counter to the traditional Republican stance favoring local control of school decisions, as well as guidance from Dr. Anthony Fauci, who directs the National Institute […]

Economics&Strategies, Education Economics

Labor-management partnership offers framework to reopen schools

June 5, 2020

Via: AFT News

As the nation’s parents and educators ponder sending children back to school in the face of an ongoing pandemic, a labor-management partnership that includes the AFT is putting forward a framework school districts can use in planning how to welcome […]


Nevada forms panel to help develop plan to reopen schools

May 4, 2020

Via: Education Week

A newly formed state Department of Education committee has been tasked with helping develop a plan and guidelines for Nevada’s school districts and charter schools to reopen for the 2020-2021 academic year. State Superintendent Jhone Ebert said the committee includes […]