ESSA: What’s at Stake for California Students?2016 | Admin | February 8, 2016 at 8:45 pm
In December President Obama signed the Every Student Succeeds Act of 2015 (ESSA), a bipartisan bill that for the first time in 14 years provides a new framework and requirements for states as they develop their own systems to hold schools and districts responsible for student learning and growth. California is in the midst of redesigning the way we hold schools and districts accountable and policymakers have some important decisions to make. While not perfect, it keep many of the best parts of NCLB and improves many of it’s shortcomings. Read the entire article on the Eduction Trust West Site.