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Rep. Kline, Rep. Rokita release statement on U.S. Education Department’s final accountability regulations

Source: U.S. House Education and the Workforce Committee Rep. John Kline (R-Minnesota), chairman of the U.S. House Committee on Education and the Workforce, and Rep. Todd Rokita (R-Indiana), chairman of the Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education, issued … Continue reading

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U.S. House passes bill to strengthen career and technical education

Source: U.S. House Education and the Workforce Committee Republican and Democratic members of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce praised House passage of H.R. 5587, the Strengthening Career and Technical Education for the 21st Century Act, on Tuesday, September 13. … Continue reading

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President Obama signs Every Student Succeeds Act

Yesterday in an historic milestone for local governance and Minnesota’s local school board members, President Barack Obama signed the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) into law. ESSA is the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) of 1965. … Continue reading

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U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem: Concerns over school lunch rules continue to grow

Source: Office of U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem (South Dakota) expressed continued concern October 16 after the Government Accountability Office (GAO) released an updated study showing National School Lunch Program participation declined by 1.4 million children — or 4.5 … Continue reading

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Federal Update: U.S. Speaker Boehner to resign; senators champion local school board governance in ESEA rewrite

Source: National School Boards Association (NSBA) Today, House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) announced that he will resign from Congress at the end of October. Speaker Boehner has served in Congress since 1990 and became Speaker of the House in 2011. During … Continue reading

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MSBA, school leaders discuss NCLB reauthorization with U.S. Rep. John Kline

Minnesota Congressman John Kline — chairman of the U.S. Education and the Workforce Committee — hosted a round table discussion Friday, August 24, in Burnsville to hear questions and concerns from key education leaders regarding the U.S. Congress’ efforts to … Continue reading

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U.S. House Education and the Workforce Committee approves bill to replace No Child Left Behind

Source: U.S. House Education and the Workforce Committee WASHINGTON, D.C. — The House Education and the Workforce Committee, chaired by Rep. John Kline (R-Minnesota), today approved the Student Success Act (H.R. 5). Introduced by Chairman Kline and Subcommittee on Early Childhood, … Continue reading

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Rep. Kline, Rep. Rokita introduce bill to replace No Child Left Behind

Source: U.S. House Education and the Workforce Committee WASHINGTON, D.C. | February 3, 2015 — House Education and the Workforce Committee Chairman John Kline (R-MN) and Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education Subcommittee Chairman Todd Rokita (R-IN) today introduced legislation … Continue reading

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