• 11.1.16

Let's Keep This Conversation Going

This tool was developed to be a companion to “Let’s Get this Conversation Started” to provide an array of engagement strategies and successful state examples of stakeholder engagement around the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). 

  • 6.30.16

Let’s Get This Conversation Started

SEAs committed to making the most of this engagement opportunity should first reflect on how they currently work with stakeholders. The goal of ESSA engagement should be for stakeholders to leave feeling heard, informed and aware of how they can stay involved—is that what is happening now?

  • 7.30.17

Meaningful Local Engagement Under ESSA

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This handbook is intended to support and provide helpful guidance to local education agencies (LEAs)—including school districts, county offices of education, regional education offices, and charter schools—and school leaders as they engage with stakeholders to think about how ESSA can be best lev

  • 3.29.16

Critical Area Outline: Teacher and Leader Quality

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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.