Latest News See all news

December 9, 2016

ESSA Final Regulations for Assessments (Title I, Parts A & B)

The U.S. Department of Education has released the final regulations for assessments for Title I, Part A and Title I, Part B under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). (The link in the title is a fact sheet for the final regulations.)

November 29, 2016

Final Regulations on ESSA Released

The U.S. Department of Education has released final regulations to implement the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) related to school accountability, data reporting, and state plans. The link above goes to the full regulations. A comprehensive summary of the rules is here, and a chart explaining high-level requirements and timeline for identification of schools for support and improvement under the ESSA is here


November 22, 2016

Fiscal and Equitable Services Changes to ESSA

The U.S. Department of Education recently released guidance for equitable services requirements and fiscal change under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). This guidance document discusses specific changes to Title I, II, and VIII, and is designed to support states, districts, and schools in implementing ESSA.