Sep 06, 2017
Evidence for ESSA was released on February 28, 2017 by the Johns Hopkins University Center for Research and Reform in Education (CRRE) to help education leaders at all levels easily identify programs and practices that meet the ESSA evidenc...
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Sep 05, 2017
Retired Representative and former Chairman of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce John Kline (R-MN) wrote in the trade publication Education Week late Friday, expressing concern about the rumors that some States may seek waiv...
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Aug 29, 2017
The U.S. Departments of Labor (DOL) and Education (ED) published changes to previous guidance on Thursday related to performance accountability under the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act(WIOA).  These changes provided some clarifica...
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Aug 22, 2017
Thank you to all who were able to attend last month’s ESSA State Collaboration Convening, hosted by the Office of State Support and the State Support Network. Over 40 states and territories were represented at the half-day meeting held adja...
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Aug 22, 2017
Each year, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) issues the Single Audit Compliance Supplement, previously known as OMB Circular A-133 Compliance Supplement, which acts a guidebook for single audits for all non-federal entities that exp...
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Aug 14, 2017
The U.S. Department of Education (ED) published a notice in the Federal Register this week extending the deadline for submitting comments on a proposed regulatory rollback.  The comment solicitation asked stakeholders for their thoughts on ...
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Aug 07, 2017
The House of Representatives left town for the start of its summer recess last week, with the Senate following yesterday evening after finishing up some executive confirmations, including confirming Peter Oppenheim as Assistant Secretary of...
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Jul 31, 2017
The U.S. Department of Education (ED) is reportedly changing how it provides feedback on State plans under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA).  Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos has received blowback in recent weeks in response to preli...
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