California used the new “flexibility” the Every Student Succeeds Act gives to have a new assessment rejected by the U.S Department of Education.
House Education Chair John Kline (R-MN) criticizes U.S. Department of Educations “supplement, but not supplant” regulation saying we need to “scrap the convoluted regulatory process.”
Powerful, wealthy private groups use their influence to bypass democratic processes to impose their preferred evidence-poor policies on public schools.
The U.S. Department of Education has announced the Enhanced Assessments Grants program to help states study improving their current assessment systems.
U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King and the U.S. Department of Education want to see schools with less than 95% participation on assessments punished.
Former New Mexico Governor Gary Johnson as the Libertarian candidate for President unsurprisingly wants to get rid of the U.S. Department of Education.
U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) should not be surprised that the U.S. Department of Education is not implementing the Every Student Succeeds Act properly.
If U.S. Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) truly cared about ending the “national school board” he would have let NCLB sunset instead of trying to “fix it.”
The U.S. Senate confirmed Dr. John B. King, Jr. as Secretary of Education on a 49-40 vote.
Dr. John B. King, Jr., the acting U.S. Secretary of Education, is up for a confirmation vote in the U.S. Senate later today who was a disaster for New Yorkers.