Ed Week Takes Closer Look at Submitted ESSA Plans

Ed Week Takes Closer Look at Submitted ESSA Plans

October 2, 2017

With ESSA “on the verge of hitting classrooms nationwide,” and almost all state accountability plans submitted to the Dept. of Education, Education Week’s Alyson Klein, Stephen Sawchuk, and Andrew Ujifusa take a closer look at these plans to examine “just what do states intend to do in key policy areas, from school quality to testing and teacher issues?” This preliminary review of both submitted and approved plans “found wide variation on a range of key requirements under ESSA.”