The U.S. Department of Education has laid out final regulations for how states and districts must link school turnaround strategies to research evidence.
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August 01, 2017
July 29, 2017
Will parents be able to understand their child's school's performance under the Every Student Succeeds Act? And will schools with students from difficult socioeconomic backgrounds get a fair shake?
July 28, 2017
Sen. Patty Murray and Rep. Bobby Scott told Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos that her department's plan for phone calls prior to written feedback is problematic.
July 26, 2017
States refusal to change their plans for the Every Student Succeeds Act based on the department's feedback could put U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos and her team in a tough spot.
July 19, 2017
The long-term targets states have put forward in the Every Student Succeeds Act have gotten a lot of attention, positive and negative. But there's something else to keep in mind about those goals.
July 18, 2017
After years of federal direction on school improvement, states and districts will get a much freer hand with turning around low-performing schools under the Every Student Succeeds Act.
July 18, 2017
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.
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.