Life after No Child Left Behind: Washington state to submit plan for new federal K-12 law

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The Seattle Times

Aug 28, 12:00 AM

Life after No Child Left Behind: Washington state to submit plan for new federal K-12 law

When the new federal K-12 education law — called the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) — takes effect this coming school year, parents won’t receive letters that their child’s school “needs improvement” because the school didn’t meet federal test-score targets, like some did before. Under ESSA, there are no federal test-score targets.

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