The New College Drop-Offhttps://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/29/travel/virus-college-travel-restrictions.html
A bittersweet family tradition has become an exercise in risk assessment, logistics and trying to understand ever-changing rules.
Sat, 01 Aug 2020 01:36:45 +0000
Why Is There No Consensus About Reopening Schools?https://www.nytimes.com/2020/07/29/magazine/schools-reopening-covid.html
Here’s what we know: With too many variables and too few studies, schools lack the tools and data they need to balance education and health.
Tue, 08 Sep 2020 18:05:48 +0000
DeVos Vows to Withhold Desegregation Aid to Schools Over Transgender Athleteshttps://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/18/us/transgender-students-betsy-devos.html
The Education Department has told Connecticut schools that desegregation grants will be cut off Oct. 1 if they continue to allow transgender students to choose the teams they compete on.
Fri, 18 Sep 2020 09:00:24 +0000
La historia de amor de dos inmigrantes: cómo se conocieron los padres de Kamala Harrishttps://www.nytimes.com/es/2020/09/18/espanol/estados-unidos/padres-kamala-harris.html
Donald Harris y Shyamala Gopalan crecieron bajo el dominio colonial británico en lugares opuestos del planeta. Ambos llegaron a Berkeley anhelando una formación profesional y formaron parte de un círculo intelectual que moldeó el resto de sus vidas
Fri, 18 Sep 2020 11:58:29 +0000
Princeton Admitted Past Racism. Now It Is Under Investigation.https://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/17/us/princeton-racism-federal-investigation.html
The Trump administration opened a civil rights investigation into the university after its president acknowledged the role of systemic racism at the school.
Fri, 18 Sep 2020 01:29:23 +0000
One Family’s Remote-School Talehttps://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/17/technology/remote-school-coronavirus.html
Like many parents, Valerie Cruz is dealing with a tough situation and making it work.
Thu, 17 Sep 2020 16:31:22 +0000
Community Colleges Can Be Engines of Economic Recoveryhttps://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/17/business/community-colleges-economic-recovery.html
With proper funding and innovation, two-year public colleges can handle job training for millions of people.
Thu, 17 Sep 2020 15:30:32 +0000
A ‘Textbook Example’ of a College Outbreak in N.Y.https://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/17/nyregion/suny-oneonta-covid-outbreak.html
Students, parents and staff members at SUNY Oneonta say a problem of lax screening was made worse by risky off-campus gatherings.
Thu, 17 Sep 2020 14:30:43 +0000
For School Outbreaks, It’s When, Not Ifhttps://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/16/us/for-school-outbreaks-its-when-not-if.html
That’s frightening. But a case at your child’s school does not mean you should panic.
Wed, 16 Sep 2020 17:34:31 +0000
Schools Are Nearly Back. Here’s What to Know.https://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/16/nyregion/school-reopening-nyc.html
New safety measures are in place, and many parents are relieved at the thought of having their children out of the house and occupied.
Wed, 16 Sep 2020 09:52:40 +0000
Party Selfies and Hazmat Suits: Inside SUNY Oneonta's Coronavirus Outbreakhttps://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/16/nyregion/suny-oneonta-coronavirus.html
More than 670 students, about 10 percent of the population at SUNY Oneonta, became infected, forcing the campus to be shut down.
Wed, 16 Sep 2020 18:25:35 +0000
Cynthia Nixon: The Coronavirus Has Laid Bare New York's Public School Inequitieshttps://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/15/opinion/cynthia-nixon-new-york-schools.html
My TV show is a very safe place to work. My son’s school — well, it might check air circulation with a yardstick and toilet paper.
Thu, 17 Sep 2020 15:18:13 +0000
How China Brought Almost 200 Million Students Backhttps://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/14/us/how-china-brought-almost-200-million-students-back.html
We’re also rounding up thought-provoking ideas about Covid-era education, and bringing you the latest local updates for K-12 and college.
Mon, 14 Sep 2020 18:08:02 +0000
School Closures Cut a Critical Line to Dental Care for Poor Studentshttps://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/14/us/school-closings-children-dental-care.html
Programs that allowed hygienists to visit schools to look for cavities and tooth decay have been suspended because of the pandemic. Students from low-income families may be hit the hardest.
Mon, 14 Sep 2020 15:59:31 +0000
Florence Howe, ‘Mother of Women’s Studies,’ Dies at 91https://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/13/us/florence-howe-dead.html
In 1970, she helped found the Feminist Press. It was hailed for making available “a legacy of writings by and about women.”
Tue, 15 Sep 2020 16:10:09 +0000
2 Killed, 6 Injured in Shooting Near Rutgers Universityhttps://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/13/nyregion/new-brunswick-rutgers-shooting.html
Video obtained by The New York Times shows four men arriving at the scene in a car and shooting into the area.
Sun, 13 Sep 2020 19:23:27 +0000
As Fires Disrupt Schools, ‘the Pandemic Has Actually Helped’https://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/13/us/wildfires-schools-coronavirus.html
After wildfires consumed an entire town, students and teachers who had planned for remote classes found some comfort in staying connected amid the chaos.
Sun, 13 Sep 2020 18:36:23 +0000
How Kamala Harris’s Immigrant Parents Found a Home, and Each Other, in a Black Study Grouphttps://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/13/us/kamala-harris-parents.html
Donald Harris and Shyamala Gopalan grew up under British colonial rule on different sides of the planet. They were each drawn to Berkeley, and became part of an intellectual circle that shaped the rest of their lives.
Mon, 14 Sep 2020 11:05:08 +0000
How Campuses Became the New Covid-19 Hotspotshttps://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/11/us/college-campus-outbreak-covid.html
Like meatpacking plants and nursing homes early in the pandemic, campuses across the country are experiencing outbreaks.
Wed, 16 Sep 2020 12:56:47 +0000
A beloved teacher dies from coronavirushttps://www.nytimes.com/2020/09/11/us/teacher-dies-covid.html
Educators’ deaths are part of an unabated pandemic.
Fri, 11 Sep 2020 16:31:48 +0000