The House committee that oversees education spending released legislation Wednesday that would cut the U.S. Department of Education's overall budget by $1.3 billion overall, or nearly 2 percent.
A look at some of the nuts and bolts of the proposed reauthorization of the Carl D. Perkins Career and Technical Education Act, due for markup by a congressional committee on Thursday.
The Education Department floats regulations for states to craft their own testing models, and nails down how testing will work under the Every Student Succeeds Act in general.
The presumptive Democratic presidential nominee told members of the National Education Association she favors higher teacher pay, expanded wraparound services for students, and fixing up crumbling school facilities.
Based on recent congressional hearings, it's become relatively clear what lawmakers' biggest concerns are when it comes to the U.S. Department of Education's proposed ESSA accountability regulations.
The presumptive Democratic presidential nominee is speaking Tuesday before the National Education Association, a 3-million member union that's already endorsed her.
States and districts hoping to "test drive" the next generation of assessments can try, thanks to one of the most buzzed-about pieces of the Every Student Succeeds Act.
It was the second congressional hearing about the Every Student Succeeds Act in under a week featuring U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King Jr.
The Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act was introduced by Rep. Katherine Clark, D-Mass., and Rep. Glenn Thompson, R-Pa.
U.S. Education Secretary John B. King Jr. will urge charter school leaders Tuesday to use the same innovative approach they've applied to various issues to rethink their approaches to school discipline, and to cut back on student suspensions.