States testified today before the U.S. House Subcommittee on Early Childhood, Elementary, and Secondary Education, explaining the challenges states face implementing the federal child nutrition program.
The Council of Chief State School Officers today released a framework that states can use to ensure every student is taking assessments that are necessary, of high quality and provide meaningful information.
The U.S. Department of Education announced today it has approved eight additional states to receive multi-year renewals for flexibility from the provisions of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).
Groups ask Congress to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) this year.
Four ILN states share their stories
CCSSO and the National Policy Board for Educational Administration (NPBEA) are seeking additional feedback from the public on revised draft standards for education leaders that aim to ensure district and school leaders are able to improve student learning and achievement and meet new, higher expectations.
To help celebrate Teacher Appreciation Week, the Council of Chief State School Officers is recalling the first-ever National Teacher of the Year Gerry Jones. Hear her account of the experience and see footage from the first National Teacher of the Year ceremony in 1952.
President Barack Obama today recognized the 2015 State Teachers of the Year and newly announced 2015 National Teacher of the Year Shanna Peeples at a ceremony in the White House Rose Garden today.
The Council of Chief State School Officers today announced that Shanna Peeples, a high school English teacher from Amarillo, Texas, is the 2015 National Teacher of the Year.
Chris Minnich, executive director of the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO), said the following after Colorado Commissioner Robert Hammond announced he will retire in July.