Reactions to the WestEd report and the anniversary of ESSA

Early takes on the WestEd report on Leandro from The Charlotte Observer, NC Policy Watch, and the Carolina Journal.

The Professional Educator Preparation and Standards Commission (PEPSC) will hold a conference call meeting on Thursday, Dec. 12, at 9 a.m. in the 7th Floor Board Room, Education Building, 301 N. Wilmington Street, Raleigh. The agenda is available online.

  • Durham school threatened with closure makes big turnaround

    WTVD | 12/10/2019

  • Turning Four This Month, the Every Student Succeeds Act Is Hailed as a Victory for State Control of Education Policy. And, Critics Say, That’s Part of the Problem

    The 74 | 12/11/2019

  • Up to 3.6 million students should be labeled gifted, but aren’t

    The Hechinger Report | 11/26/2019

  • Guiding Principles for Teacher and Leader Policy: Employ a Holistic Approach

    Education Commission of the States | 12/10/2019

  • ESSA Voices: The Every Student Succeeds Act, Four Years Later

    Education Week | 12/09/2019

  • Congress moves to restore $255M to minority-serving institutions, streamline FAFSA

    EducationDIVE | 12/10/2019

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