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Scoring the New Every Student Succeeds Act

Rick Hess, Education Week, November 30, 2015 Parents United reposts news and blogs these for their value, however, posting should not imply our agreement with the thesis. It’s crunch time for the new Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). The week before Thanksgiving, months of intense negotiations yielded a House and Senate deal on their competing […]

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In Minnesota, No Child Left Behind overhaul nears reality

Christopher Magan, Pioneer Press, November 28, 2015   Minnesotans will have more control over their schools if Congress approves a long-overdue rewrite of the controversial federal No Child Left Behind Act. U.S. Rep. John Kline, R-Minn., recently led a bipartisan team of congressional negotiators that put the finishing touches on a compromise to replace the […]

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