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Homeless student guidance - changes required for October 1st

By Dr. David Holbrook | September 1, 2016

On July 27th 2016, the U.S. Department of Education (USED) issued updated guidance for the McKinney-Vento Homeless Assistance Act as amended by the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). This guidance also covers the ESSA Title I requirements for students experiencing homelessness, with implementation requirements as soon as October 1, 2016.

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Proposed reauthorization of ESEA moving more EL responsibilities to Title I

By Alyssa Thornley | June 11, 2015

In February, the House Education and the Workforce Committee took up the long overdue task of reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) as amended by the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act of 2001.

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