Minnesota and West Virginia are the first two states that submitted plans in the fall to win federal approval.
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January 10, 2018
January 07, 2018
States worry that offering their districts a choice of tests as allowed under the Every Student Succeeds Act could make it harder to compare student outcomes.
January 05, 2018
Similar to the other thirty-two states that gotten feedback so far this winter, Idaho has a long list of things to work on.
January 03, 2018
In the latest installment of "Answering Your ESSA Questions," we look at whether districts and schools can apply for federal funds to audit their testing systems and give an update on the law's Innovative Assessment Pilot.
January 02, 2018
States have until April 2 to submit their applications for the Every Student Succeeds Act's Innovative Assessment Pilot.
December 27, 2017
ESSA feedback from DeVos' team has come at a rapid pace this month, with California, New York, Pennsylvania, and Texas among the states to get critiques of their plans from the department.
December 26, 2017
Our most-read posts from 2017 included news about Betsy DeVos' confirmation hearings, changes to Every Student Succeeds Act guidelines, and a golden oldie: the Common Core State Standards.
December 22, 2017
Trump Ed. Dept. Wants Improvements to ESSA Plans for California, Texas, Pennsylvania, and Two Other States
Arkansas, California, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, and Texas need to make some big improvements to their plans to implement the Every Student Succeeds Act.
December 21, 2017
All five states have work to do on the nuts-and-bolts of their ESSA accountability plans, the Trump education department says.
December 20, 2017
Florida, Iowa, Mississippi, Missouri, Minnesota, Missouri, New York, Ohio, Virginia, and Washington, West Virginia, have some big improvements to make on their plans to implement the Every Student Succeeds Act.