IL Begins ESSA Implementation

IL Begins ESSA Implementation

September 8, 2017

With Illinois’ ESSA plan accepted, “changes are already in the works in classrooms across the state.” The plan would mandate that “at least 90 percent of the state’s third graders reading at or above grade level, 9 out of 10 fifth graders at or above grade level in math, as well as graduation and career or college readiness standards.”