At a hearing, Republicans and Democrats alike raise questions about whether the U.S. Department of Education is being consistent in its feedback to states on their Every Student Succeeds Act plans.
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July 18, 2017
July 17, 2017
Republicans have made it clear they're concerned about Washington overreach concerning the Every Student Succeeds Act. But how do Democrats feel about what Education Secretary Betsy DeVos has done so far?
July 14, 2017
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos' home state education chief thinks her department is sending confusing messages on how states should approach implementation of the Every Student Succeeds Act.
July 10, 2017
The department has come under fire from states and their advocates for going overboard when it comes to providing feedback on ESSA plans.
July 10, 2017
What have states actually done in response to U.S. Department of Education feedback on their plans for the Every Student Succeeds Act? Here's Delaware's answer.
July 07, 2017
There's been a ton of confusion lately about whether and how states can incorporate science, social studies, and other subjects into their systems for rating schools under ESSA.
July 05, 2017
States aren't necessarily keen to toss overboard what they put in their waivers from the No Child Left Behind Act when crafting their direction under the Every Student Succeeds Act.
June 30, 2017
Will this round of feedback to a fresh group of states on their Every Student Succeeds Act plans give fans of local control yet another case of heartburn?
June 29, 2017
States will get an extra year to comply with new financial transparency requirements in the Every Student Succeeds that are aimed at shining a light on school district spending.
June 27, 2017
There's barely a whisper about the Common Core standards in the 17 Every Student Succeeds Act plans that have been turned in so far.