The back and forth between states and the U.S. Education Department over the new federal K-12 law, the Every Student Succeeds Act, has become more complicated than many had expected.
By Andrew Ujifusa, Education Week
The plans are required under the Every Student Succeeds Act, a law signed by former President Barack Obama that takes effect in the coming school year.
By Maria Danilova, Associated Press
WASHINGTON -- Those federally mandated math and reading tests will continue, but a sweeping rewrite of the nation's education law will now give states -- not the U.S. government -- authority to decide how to use the results in evaluating…
By Jennifer C. Kerr, Associated Press
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