Senator Isakson Discusses Support of ESSA, Praises Local and State Control

Senator Isakson Discusses Support of ESSA, Praises Local and State Control

August 29, 2016

Sen. Jonny Isakson (R-GA) discussed his support of ESSA during an interview with a local talk show. Isakson praised the push for local and state control, stating, “I am very pleased with ESSA” and that ESSA has “empowered our teachers to teach kids, not just test them.” Isakson was one of the original authors of NCLB.