This year's edition of Quality Counts takes a look at where ESSA implementation stands when it comes to testing, accountability, funding, and more.
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January 04, 2017
January 03, 2017
The first part of the year will tell us a lot about where the president elect wants to go on education and the priority he places on the issue.
December 27, 2016
The list of our most popular blog posts for the outgoing year is dominated by Republican President-elect Donald Trump, who didn't talk much about education during his campaign for president.
December 13, 2016
The Obama administration's teacher-preparation regulations under the Higher Education Act and its accountability regulations for the Every Student Succeeds Act could be headed for the trash heap.
December 13, 2016
In a joint letter to governors and chief state school officers, they say "The challenge going forward is to devise accountability systems that raise the ceiling as well as the floor."
December 07, 2016
The Obama administration released regulations governing how testing is supposed to work under ESSA, and announced $8 million in new assessment grants.
December 05, 2016
Last year, Republicans on Capitol Hill and a range of school groups teamed up to pass the Every Student Succeeds Act. But a school voucher push may divide them.
November 28, 2016
States get greater flexibility on school ratings, schools with high testing opt-out rates, and in other areas than under a draft version of the ESSA regulations.
November 22, 2016
With the dust still settling from the Nov. 8 election, who will prosper under Donald Trump's presidency, and who'll be wearing sackcloth and ashes in the political wilderness?
November 18, 2016
The petition seems inspired by some of the names in the rumor mill for education secretary, including some who have backed the common core or not actively opposed it.