The Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) is urging Congressional leaders to pass bipartisan legislation to protect participants in the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program.
States are responsible for administering the largest grant programs in the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). As a result, they have substantial influence over how school districts and other local educational agencies (LEAs) implement ESSA programs and spend ESSA funds.
ESEA implementation considerations for teacher evaluation and equity.
Under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), every state has the opportunity to analyze its current teacher and leader quality initiatives and use ESSA to ensure your education workforce can deliver on the state’s strategic vision and aspirations for the students this law is intended to serve.