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House Passes Every Student Succeeds Act

On December 2nd, the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), legislation to rewrite the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, which is currently known as the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB).

View today’s special edition of the Alliance for Excellent Education’s Federal Flash to learn about key differences between ESSA and NCLB and the timeline for when ESSA is likely to become law.

“Federal Flash” is the Alliance for Excellent Education’s five-minute (or less!) video series on important developments in education policy in Washington, DC.