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Newark Funder Affinity Group Education Subcommittee Meeting: Learning Loss: Assessing the Challenge and Developing Solutions

Newark Funder Affinity Group Education Subcommittee Meeting: Learning Loss: Assessing the Challenge and Developing Solutions

When: 
Wednesday, April 14, 2021 -
1:00pm to 3:00pm EDT
Where: 
Webinar
$50.00
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Join us as we discuss the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on learning loss around the country, and specifically in Newark. We will hear a presentation from the authors of a recently published report from McKinsey entitled “COVID-19 and learning loss – disparities grow and students need help.” The presentation will be followed by a panel discussion with Newark education leaders including:
Tahina Perez, Executive Director, Teach for America New Jersey
Mark Comesañas, Head of Schools, Newark Opportunity Youth Network
Patricia Morgan, Executive Director, JerseyCAN
Patrick Wall, Senior Reporter, Chalkbeat Newark

Cost: Free for CNJG Members. $50 for Non Member grantmakers
This program is only open to staff and trustees from grantmaking organizations.

Additional Suggested Reading:
Education Resource Strategies:  The Cost of COVID: Understanding the Full Financial Impact of COVID-19 on Districts and Schools
NPR:  Keep Schools Open All Summer and Other Bold Ideas to Help Kids Catch Up
NJ Spotlight News: NJ schools will get $636M to combat learning loss. How should they spend it?