U.S. Education Department Dear Colleague Letter to States on ESSA

The U.S. Department of Education's Ann Whalen wrote this dear colleague letter to states to outline the process of transition throughout the United States to the Every Student Succeeds Act. In the letter, Ms. Whalen writes "In the coming months, ED will provide ongoing guidance to support schools, districts, and States in the transition to the ESSA.  This letter begins this process and provides guidance regarding certain activities for which we know you are working toward imminent deadlines and that are affected by this reauthorization."

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