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EdWeek’s ESSA Resources: A Video Tour
Take a video tour of edweek.org’s ESSA resources including: our topics page, Spotlights, special reports, e-books, videos, Market Brief articles, and more!
How Scrapping Transgender Bathroom Guidelines Impacts Schools
Federal guidelines advising schools to let transgender kids use the bathroom that corresponds to their gender identity are being withdrawn. Reporter Evie Blad discusses the issue. (February 22, 2017)
Keys to ESSA Readiness: Reporter Insights
On Feb. 1, 2017, Education Week hosted "Keys to ESSA Readiness," an online event connecting our readers with reporters for a day of discussions about the new federal law, the Every Student Succeeds Act. (February 2, 2017)
Betsy DeVos to School Leaders: 'I Support Great Public Schools'
U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos addressed urban school leaders at the Council of the Great City Schools annual legislative and policy conference in Washington, D.C., on Monday, March 12, 2017.
Uncertainty for DACA Recipients
Currently, most undocumented students are protected from deportation under Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, a policy enacted by the Obama administration. But with immigration arrests up, many are unsure about their future. (April 25, 2017)
Vouchers in Indiana: Dollars for Private Schools
Indiana has one of the country's largest voucher programs with over 34,000 students receiving tax dollars for private schools. With the Trump administration favoring school choice, many wonder if vouchers help or hurt education. (March 14, 2017)