Trump Repeals Dept. of Ed’s Teacher Prep and School Accountability Rules under ESSA

Trump Repeals Dept. of Ed’s Teacher Prep and School Accountability Rules under ESSA

March 27, 2017

President Donald Trump repealed the Dept. of Education’s teacher preparation and school accountability rules under ESSA. Congressional Republicans argued “states should have more control over the classroom.” By signing the bills, President Trump has also prohibited future administrations from issuing the same rules.