March 2017
Mar 28, 2017

In a meeting Tuesday, attendees at the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) spring conference heard from lawmakers about what to expect from Congress in the coming months.

 

Chairwoman of the House Committee on Education and the...

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Mar 21, 2017

Early Thursday, the Trump Administration released its so-called “skinny” budget proposal for fiscal year 2018, which begins on October 1st.  The proposal outlines broad budget requests rather than offering a detailed description of the Admi...

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Mar 16, 2017

Thursday March 16, 2017

 

  

Dear CEF Members:

 

 

This morning at 7am the President released the outline of his fiscal year 2018 budget (also attached) – a so-called “skinny” budget that has only discretionary totals for agencies and...

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Mar 16, 2017

AMERICA FIRST

 

Beginning a New Chapter of American Greatness

 

 

A MESSAGE TO THE CONGRESS OF THE UNITED STATES:

 

The American people elected me to fight for their priorities in Washington, D.C. and deliver on my promise to protect...

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Mar 13, 2017

The Senate took action this week to rescind two sets of education regulations under the authority of the Congressional Review Act – rules governing teacher preparation programs under the Higher Education Act (HEA) and regulations on account...

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Mar 13, 2017

Dear colleagues,


We have received a few questions about the teacher certification requirements with respect to charter school teachers with the change to remove the Highly Qualified Teacher requirements. In response, we developed the respo...

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Mar 06, 2017

March 1, 2017

 

Dear Representative/Senator:

 

The 2,000 undersigned national, state, and local organizations urge you to help ensure adequate funding for programs funded through annual appropriations, by continuing the bipartisan pract...

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Mar 06, 2017

President Donald Trump made his first speech to a joint session of Congress on Tuesday evening, outlining his views for the future of the country under his Administration.  The President spent a short amount of time discussing education pol...

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Mar 02, 2017

Baltimore, Maryland – Today the Center for Research and Reform in Education (CRRE) at Johns Hopkins University has released its much anticipated new website called Evidence for ESSA, a free web-based resource that provides easy access to in...

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