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MDE releases “Transition to ESSA” document

Source: Minnesota Department of Education On December 10, 2015, President Barack Obama signed the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), which replaced No Child Left Behind (NCLB) and changed many portions of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA). The U.S. … Continue reading

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President Obama signs Every Student Suceeds Act

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 … Continue reading

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What they are saying about NCLB replacement bill

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 … Continue reading

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Minnesota Sen. Franken delivers speech in support of new education law

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 … Continue reading

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Tell your U.S. senators to vote YES on the Every Student Succeeds Act

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. … Continue reading

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Education bill heads to U.S. Senate on Tuesday

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 … Continue reading

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ESEA reathorization roundup

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 … Continue reading

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