Challenges and Questions ESSA Presents for Districts 

Challenges and Questions ESSA Presents for Districts 

August 10, 2018

With the school year fast approaching, Alyson Klein asks in Education Week what is “the toughest part of the Every Student Succeeds Act for districts to get a handle on?” To find out, she asked a few experts, including Noelle Ellerson Ng from The School Superintendents Association, Jeff Simering from Great City Schools, and David DeSchryver from Whiteboard Advisors. Their answers ranged from concerns about promoting equitable funding, tackling challenges around test-participation rates, and some confusion around Title IV.