Spotlight on Every Student Succeeds Act

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Every Student Succeeds Act

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The Education Week Spotlight on Every Student Succeeds Act is a collection of articles hand-picked by our editors for their insights on:

  • Shifting ESSA accountability rules under the new administration
  • How states are preparing for ESSA's rollout
  • Developing new indicators for assessing school quality
  • Teacher evaluation under ESSA

You get the seven articles below in a downloadable PDF.

Some already are proposing tight timelines to meet their state-determined goals under the Every Student Succeeds Act, while others worry about boxing themselves in.
January 18, 2017 – Education Week

A year after the Every Student Succeeds Act became law, it remains a work in progress as states, districts, and a shifting cast of federal officials prepare for ESSA's classroom debut in the 2017-18 school year.
January 4, 2017 – Quality Counts

Though it's not a spending measure, the Every Student Succeeds Act contains important new fiscal elements that could be affected by the federal budget debates in Washington.
January 4, 2017 – Quality Counts

Educators are still wrestling with what they should add to the mix of indicators to meet the Every Student Succeeds Act’s mandate to go beyond just test scores.
January 4, 2017 – Quality Counts

Former Delaware governor Jack Markell weighs in on how states should respond to the shifting federal education landscape.
January 25, 2017 – Education Week

As ESSA returns autonomy over teacher evaluation to states, Ross Wiener shares insights from state leaders on how to strengthen the process.
April 27, 2016 – Education Week

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