New Features of ESSA

Kathleen discusses the new features and concepts of ESSA.  “What ESSA really supports and facilitates and explores is equal access to high quality education for all students, especially English Language Learners.” Please follow and like us:

Develop a Plan Now for ESSA

Kathleen discusses ways to approach and develop a plan for changes under the new Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). This is the year to start developing a plan. “For the first time..and this is really exciting news, Congress has really said you can be flexible about your funding. In other words, you’ll be able to combine […]

Kathleen Leos Endorses Project ELL

Kathleen Leos, former Assistant Deputy Secretary and Director to the US Department of Education’s Office of English Language Acquisition (OELA) and current CEO of Global Institute for Language and Literacy Development (GILD), discusses the importance of our program as well as our partnership with GILD.  “They are the only company that can help you collect […]

Beyond Compliance

Kathleen Leos discusses some of the changes under the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) bill and concepts occurring during the development of the regulation process, along with how it takes us beyond compliance. “One of key factors in the bill itself, is not only passing the control and power back to the states and then […]