U.S. Department of Education Names Committee Members to Draft Proposed Regulations for Every Student Succeeds Act
TEDNA Member Representative Leslie Harper Named Tribal Leadership Negotiator on ESSA Rulemaking Committee The U.S. Department of Education today named committee members who will draft proposed regulations in two areas of Title I, Part A of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). This is the latest step in the process of implementing ESSA. “We look…
Every Student Succeeds Act Webinar TODAY!
On December 10, 2015, the President signed into law the “Every Student Succeeds Act” (ESSA), amending the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA). The Department of Education is now in the process of helping States and districts transition to and implement the law. On February 4, 2015, the Department published a notice of…
Via HuffPo Education: A Critical Silent Win of Every Student Succeeds Act
An excerpt: Sitting on a plane on my way home from Seattle, I am sorting through reflections on the historical end of No Child Left Behind and the passing, at the end of last year, of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). The turbulence makes it difficult to type but that simply adds to the…
Department of Education: Negotiated Rulemaking Committee; Negotiator Nominations
The Department of Education announces their intention to establish a negotiated rulemaking committee prior to publishing proposed regulations to implement part A of title I, Improving Basic Programs Operated by Local Educational Agencies, of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (ESEA), as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). The negotiating committee…
Via Indian Country Today: 9 Ways the New Education Law Is a Win for Indian Country
An excerpt: The Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015 is a big win for Indian country, according to the National Indian Education Association. Executive Director Ahniwake Rose, Cherokee/Creek, and Federal Policy Associate Dimple Patel explained why in a January 27 webinar, “Understanding the Every Student Succeeds Act.” ESSA, signed into law by President Obama on…
Understanding the Every Student Succeeds Act Webinar
Walk through how the ESSA bill will impact you and your students with NIEA! Date: Wednesday, January 27, 2016 Time: 1 pm Pacific, 2 pm Mountain, 3 pm Central, 4 pm Eastern To register, click here.