Sec. King Addresses Concerns Over ESSA Language

Sec. King Addresses Concerns Over ESSA Language

September 19, 2016

In an interview with Education Week during his “Back to School” bus tour, Secretary of Education John B. King, Jr. addresses concerns over vague language within ESSA. King acknowledges the different views over draft “supplement, not supplant” rules, but argues “no single member of Congress should claim to be the sole arbitrator of congressional intent.”