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Join the National Day of Action for Full Funding of ESSA Student Success

Science educators, teacher leaders, and others in the STEM education community are encouraged to join thousands of K-12 educators, counselors, technology specialists, and librarians on October 26 for the national “Day of Action” to urge Congress to fully fund the … Continue reading

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Feds Issue New Rules to Improve Teacher Preparation Programs

  On Oct. 12 the U.S Department of Education released final rules that will require states to establish an accountability system for their teacher preparation programs that includes how graduates perform as teachers based on their students’ academic success. Low … Continue reading

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NSTA Legislative Update: ESSA Webinar and Rally on Capitol Hill

Update on Every Student Succeeds Act Almost 200 teachers and science leaders tuned into the NSTA Learning Center webinar last week on the new federal education law (ESSA), co-hosted by NSTA and the National Science Education Leadership Association (NSELA). You … Continue reading

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