April 15, 2016
Building on President Obama’s Testing Action Plan, the U.S. Department of Education today released a series of case studies with examples of work states and districts are doing to ensure fewer, better and fairer tests for students.
April 14, 2016
April 14, 2016Secretary of Education John B. King, Jr., delivered remarks at the Las Vegas Academy of the Arts in Las Vegas, Nevada, emphasizing the importance of a well-rounded education for every student in America. The Secretary highlighted the benefits of a rich and rigorous education that engages students, allowing them to discover interests and aptitudes in the arts, sciences, world languages, and many other critical subjects.
March 4, 2016U.S. Department of Education Names Committee Members to Draft Proposed Regulations for Every Student Succeeds Act
The U.S. Department of Education today named committee members who will draft proposed regulations in two areas of Title I, Part A of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). This is the latest step in the process of implementing ESSA.