No Child Left Behind

President Barack Obama just signed the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) into law a few moments ago. The new law replaces the No Child Left Behind Act. For more information about ESSA, see the following resources from the National School Boards Association: Every Student Succeeds Act Tool Kit Every Student…

The U.S. Senate passed the new federal education bill (the Every Student Succeeds Act) Wednesday — after the U.S. House passed it the previous week. Now, the bill is expected to be signed today by President Barack Obama. Check out the links below for a roundup of stories and reactions…

Source: Office of Al Franken In a speech delivered Tuesday on the U.S. Senate floor, Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.) urged his Senate colleagues to pass a reform to “No Child Left Behind,” which has governed K-12 education in our country for the past 13 years. The Senate is expected to…

On December 2, the U.S. House of Representatives took the first step in reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) — also known as the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) — by passing a new federal education bill. Now it is the U.S. Senate’s turn to approve this…

Source: Politico Pro The U.S. Senate plans to take up the No Child Left Behind replacement bill — the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) — on Tuesday said Lamar Alexander, chairman of the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor and Pensions. Alexander also reiterated his confidence that the NCLB replacement will…

Here is what news services are reporting about the ongoing ESEA (aka NCLB) reauthorization process. The Associated Press: Rep. Kline, Sen. Franken back rewrite of No Child Left Behind Act Politico: Congress set to dump NCLB Roll Call: There’s something for everyone in neatly wrapped education bill St. Paul Pioneer…

Source: U.S. Education and the Workforce Committee Today bipartisan leaders on the House Committee on Education and the Workforce and the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions released the final legislative text for improving K-12 education and replacing No Child Left Behind. The final bill is being released…

Source: U.S. House Education and the Workforce Committee Today, the House-Senate conference committee reached agreement on a proposal to improve K-12 education and replace No Child Left Behind. The agreement represents a compromise between the House-passed Student Success Act (H.R. 5) and the Senate-passed Every Child Achieves Act of 2015…

Source: National School Boards Association The National School Boards Association has provided comments to the House-Senate Conference Committee ESEA framework summary. Visit https://www.mnmsba.org/Portals/0/PDFs/ESEA-FrameworkSummary.pdf to view the summary. Today’s meeting is ongoing and can be viewed live at https://youtu.be/ksof-4NGqWQ. The ESEA framework summary reaffirms the vital role that locally elected bodies…

Minnesota politicians Rep. John Kline and Sen. Al Franken are both serving on the House-Senate Conference Committee that is working to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) aka the No Child Left Behind Law. The committee met yesterday for the first time for each conferee to deliver their…

Start typing and press Enter to search

Shopping Cart