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Senators criticize King about ESSA

NASBE State Ed SmartBrief | Jun 30, 2016

Members of the US Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee criticized Education Secretary John King Jr. at a hearing on the implementation of the Every Student Succeeds Act. They said that King has not followed several of the law's provisions, including instructions to grant more autonomy to states and to scale back the size of the Department of Education. EdSource (06/29) McClatchy Washington Bureau (06/29)


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