Federal Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)

Joint Hearing
Senate Education Committee and House Education Committees

March 14, 2016

10:30 am, Hearing Room 1 NOB


The new federal ESSA gives the state sweeping decision-making powers on important policy measures, such as student assessments, school report cards, teacher evaluations and more.   Lee Posey, Education Federal Affairs Counsel for the National Conference of State Legislatures (NCSL) will appear at our hearing to delineate the state’s responsibilities under the new federal law.