By Dan McGowan, WPRI.com Reporter
Published: June 8, 2017, 1:28 am Updated: June 8, 2017, 8:45 am
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) – Rhode Island education officials are getting closer to submitting a plan to the U.S. Department of Education outlining how the state will transition to the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA), the federal education law that Congress passed to replace No Child Left Behind in 2015.
If all goes well, the R.I. Department of Education (RIDE) could learn if its proposal for implementing ESSA is approved before the end of the year...
Rhode Island has no choice but to submit a plan.
read the entire proposal