New law reauthorizes the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, provides greater flexibility to states, invests in early childhood education
SPRINGFIELD, IL –(ENEWSPF)--December 11, 2015. A day after President Obama signed the bipartisan Every Student Succeeds Act, U.S. Senator Dick Durbin (D-IL) today met with Springfield Public Schools Superintendent Jennifer Gill, representatives from the Illinois Education Association and Illinois Federation of Teachers, and other educators to discuss the new education law that will overhaul No Child Left Behind. The Every Student Succeeds Act provides a more flexible approach to student testing and school accountability.
“This bill is more . . .