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September 12, 2016

Your Guide to Comments on the Draft ESSA Testing Rules

Dozens of educators and advocates offered the U.S. Department of Education their thoughts on how testing and an "innovative assessment" pilot should work under the Every Student Succeeds Act.

September 06, 2016

How Much Heft Will the Next President Really Wield on K-12?

With the Every Student Succeeds Act on the books, many believe the next president won't be able to put a big stamp on federal K-12 policy. Let's examine that assumption.

August 31, 2016

Proposed ESSA Spending Rules Unveiled

The Education Department aims to give districts and states added flexibility in use of funds to aid low-income students, but not enough to mollify its sharpest critics in Washington.

August 31, 2016

Will ESSA Encourage States to Consider Gifted Students' Achievement?

The vast majority of states don't give their schools much of an incentive to bolster achievement for the most advanced students, according to a report released Wednesday by the Thomas B. Fordham Institute, a think tank in Washington.

August 24, 2016

More Comments on Proposed ESSA Rules, From Parent, Principal Groups

Can't get enough of public comments about proposed accountability regulations under the Every Student Succeeds Act? Here's some additional voices from the trove that now tops 21,000.

August 24, 2016

ESSA's Disputed Funding Rule: Comparing Older, Newer Education Dept. Language

A look at previous federal guidance and proposals may offers clues to the Education Department's thinking as it prepares to issue spending rules under the Every Student Succeeds Act.

August 09, 2016

Tour of Ten Key ESSA Issues, From Teachers to Tests, Provided in New Report

"Many questions remain before states can fully take advantage of ESSA," says a new report about the federal K-12 law from the Education Commission of the States.

August 09, 2016

NCLB Waivers Carry Lessons for Shift to ESSA, Says Congressional Watchdog

Under No Child Left Behind waivers, some states didn't do such a hot job of monitoring districts' progress on things like school improvement and implementation of college- and career-ready standards, according to a report released Monday by the Government Accountability Office, Congress' investigative arm.

August 05, 2016

Ed. Dept. Announces $8.6 Million Grant Competition for States to Improve Testing

States that want to ditch "fill-in-the-bubble" tests and replace them with new competency-based tests will get the chance, thanks to a new grant competition.

August 04, 2016

Your Guide to Comments on the Draft ESSA Accountability Rules

The education community has turned in more than 20,000 comments on draft school accountability regulations for the Every Student Succeeds Act, with a wide range of perspectives.

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