Today is a crucial day with bills offering a rewrite of No Child Left Behind. The Senate will continue debate on the S.1177, the House will take up H.R. 5.
The U.S. Senate today passed the Local Control of Education Act, sponsored by U.S. Senator David Vitter (R-Louisiana), as a budget amendment.
There are three bills, two in the U.S. House and one in the U.S. Senate that are preferable to the ESEA reauthorization bill currently being considered.
The bill forbids the federal government from intervening in a state’s education standards, curricula, and assessments through grants, waivers & other means.
U.S. Senator Chuck Grassley (R-IA) needs our help. He is leading the charge in the U.S. Senate to defund the Common Core
We are drawing close to the end of the state legislative sessions. I thought it would be a good time to highlight
That is a question asked by Valerie Strauss at the Washington Post’s Answer Sheet blog. She writes: Education Secretary Arne Duncan recently
I reported at Caffeinated Thoughts that Senator Chuck Grassley’s (R-IA) office emailed me about a letter they were sending to the Senate