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TEA Explains Immediate Impacts of ESSA

03.09.2016 — A March 8 TEA letter to administrators states that during the next several months, the agency will begin the process of engaging with stakeholders across the state to develop a plan for implementing the Every Student Succeeds Act. It also addresses how the new federal law immediately affects (or does not affect) assessment and accountability, Highly Qualified teacher requirements and professional development, English Language Learners, and the NCLB Consolidated Grant Application. Get the details.