For teachers, parents, principals, and others, the Every Student Succeeds Act is no longer on the horizon. Now it's in their schools. Here's an EdWeek guide to all things ESSA.
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September 21, 2017
September 18, 2017
More than 30 states are expected to turn in their ESSA plans in time for the U.S. Department of Education's deadline of midnight on Monday.
September 12, 2017
Some states that turned in their Every Student Succeeds Act plans last spring didn't make many changes after getting feedback from the U.S. Department of Education.
September 11, 2017
The U.S. Secretary of Education is kicking off her trip in Wyoming, and swinging by Colorado, Indiana, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska.
September 07, 2017
Arizona is the 14th state to get the U.S. Department of Education's seal of approval on its plan to implement the Every Student Succeeds Act.
August 28, 2017
The former Minnesota congressman who headed the House education committee worries that Arizona and New Hampshire seek to get around ESSA's requirement that all students in a state take the same test.
August 24, 2017
Most states will distribute their share of the $400 million flexible funding grant through a formula rather than a competition, which means many districts will just get a small slice.
August 23, 2017
We've updated our tracker for the Every Student Succeeds Act to show where states' ESSA plans stand in the approval process.
August 15, 2017
The states become the fifth and sixth to be approved by the U.S. Department of Education.
August 14, 2017
Every single one of the seventeen plans for ESSA have been turned have gotten feedback from U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos' team.