Reps Bonamici and Stefanik Submit Comments on ESSA Around Art Programs

Reps Bonamici and Stefanik Submit Comments on ESSA Around Art Programs

August 3, 2016

Rep. Suzanne Bonamici (D-OR) and Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY) submitted comments on the Dept. of Education’s proposed ESSA accountability rules. The members wished to include art programs in the department’s recommendations and required clarification on some language in the proposal that may be interpreted by states to exclude these programs.