Congress is back in town this week, but education legislation is likely to remain on the back burner in both chambers for the next month.
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September 09, 2013
June 12, 2013
On a completely predictable party-line vote, the Senate Education Committee approved a bill to reauthorize the long-stalled renewal of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act
June 07, 2013
Happy Friday! Read through three bills and still want more on the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act? Check out these good reads.
May 07, 2013
Will this finally be the year that Congress actually reauthorizes the No Child Left Behind Act, which has been awaiting renewal for more than six years?
April 18, 2013
Arne Duncan questioned whether Congress would ever be able to agree on rewriting No Child Left Behind if politicians couldn't agree to tighten gun control in the wake of Newtown.
February 12, 2013
The new Netflix series "House of Cards" features a ruthless congressman as he spearheads the renewal of a fantasy Elementary and Secondary Education Act.
December 28, 2012
A list of stories that you probably won't see on this blog next year.
December 26, 2012
The denial of the waiver request means the most populous state in the country, with the biggest congressional delegation, will be stuck with the No Child Left Behind as it is.
December 18, 2012
The four models already offered under the program call for bold action at troubled schools, which is what's needed, said a top department official.
November 07, 2012
U.S. Rep. John Kline, R-Minn., the House education committee chairman, aim to mark up a bill reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act next year, and sees room for bipartisanship on charters.