Sen. Lamar Alexander, head of the Senate education committee, pledged to move fast if President Barack Obama nominates an education secretary, rather than continuing to have an acting secretary.
In past addresses, President Barack Obama has asked for more money for early-childhood education, ESEA reauthorization, and new provisions on college access.
The U.S. Department of Education is seeking input from a broad range of advocates, educators, associations, and the general public on regulating under the Every Student Succeeds Act.
The Every Student Succeeds Act seeks to strike a balance between continuing protections for historically overlooked groups of students and reining in the federal government. What does that mean in practice?
Attention John King and Company: The American Federation of Teachers is not happy with the way that you are handling opt-outs in this new, post No Child Left Behind era.
"You know what a gun-free zone is for a sicko? That's bait," the Republican presidential candidate told the crowd at a campaign stop in Vermont on Thursday.
The theme of Education Week's annual Quality Counts report is "accountability"—just in time for the arrival of the Every Student Succeeds Act.
You just can't get enough information and analysis on the Every Student Succeeds Act, or ESSA. So just for you, we have created a very special section of Education Week explaining the ins-and-outs of the newest version of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
At a school visit in Maryland, the new acting head of the Education Department outlined his priorities for the year: college-completion, K-12 equity, and the teaching profession.
The front-runner for the Democratic nomination wants to restrict the use of seclusion and restraints for children with autism and other students in special education.