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NCLD Recap: Senate HELP Committee Markup of ESEA

Written by Meghan Casey, Policy Research & Advocacy Associate | 1 week ago


This week, the Senate HELP Committee considered and debated the Every Child Achieves Act of 2015, which would replace the current law, No Child Left Behind Act. Over the course of these few days—during what is called the “markup”—senators offered more than 50 amendments to expand, improve or change the bill. Over the course of […]

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