State Superintendent Brian Whiston’s plan to make Michigan a Top 10 education state within 10 years depends on seven Strategic Goals which the State Board of Education (SBE) adopted this week. Formal presentations to Whiston and the SBE over the past four months from a variety of education groups and stakeholders—including MEA and AFT Michigan—provided the basis for development of the Goals.
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A rewrite of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) is coming closer to being a reality with the release of the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). It represents a bipartisan agreement between the House and the Senate.