These agencies include approximately 16,500 local school districts, 7,000 postsecondary institutions, as well as charter schools, for-profit schools, libraries, and museums.
No Child Left Behind, a federal law, required states to administer tests in English Language Arts and math annually in grades 3-8 and once in high school and to administer science exams at least once in elementary, middle, and high school.
Race to the Top, a federal program, incentivized states to adopt the Common Core standards as well as a commitment to firing teachers, and turning public schools into charter schools, if students do not demonstrate sufficient test score growth.
With sleep, your body also: At least one third of teens experiences sleep problems four or more times a week.
Some teens have a hard time falling asleep while others wake up in the middle of the night.
ESSA Implementation As we await the final regulations regarding assessment, accountability, and spending requirements, states have begun developing plans for how ESSA will look at the local level.