Articles about "CEP"

Aug 05, 2016

The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) issued final regulations recently regarding the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP).  These regulations are intended to cement the place and practices of CEP participants within the world of child...

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Apr 03, 2015

The U.S. Department of Education (ED) has issued updated guidance on how to align the Community Eligibility Provision (CEP) for school meal programs with Title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).  The guidance, issued at...

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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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Aug 08, 2014

On almost everyone’s list of big education trends is the Common Core State Standards (CCSS). Yet, clarity in how this trend is faring is difficult to determine. The debate seems to be enmeshed in other questions including federalism, eff...

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Jun 13, 2014

On June 12th, the Food Research and Action Center (FRAC) and the Center on Budget Policy and Priorities  issued the following press release outlining the US Department of Agriculture's decision to extend the deadline for Community Eligibili...

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Mar 04, 2013

States’ Perspectives on Waivers: Relief from NCLB, Concern about Long-term Solutions

Today, the Center on Education Policy at The George Washington University released a report describing states’ early experiences in applying for flexibili...

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