January 2015
Jan 30, 2015

A new guidance document released earlier this month by the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) offers several practical updates and pieces of information on how States and districts should implement the Community Eligibility Program (CEP)...

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Jan 26, 2015

Based on data from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), a “research bulletin” released last week by the Southern Education Foundation says that low-income students now make up a majority of those attending the nation’s publi...

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Jan 22, 2015

On January 20, 2015, the National Title I Association wrote to the education committees of both the Senate and the House of Representatives urging Congress to reauthorize the Elementary & Secondary Education Act (ESEA).  To say it is long o...

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Jan 21, 2015

Early this week, Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-TN) released a draft of a bill that would reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).  The bill, tentatively titl...

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Jan 05, 2015

The U.S. Department of Education (ED) quietly released data on State- and district-level teacher distribution in late December.  The “teacher equity profiles” were provided to States in November in order to help them draft plans to address ...

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