NYSED Releases Draft Every Student Succeeds Act Plan for Public Comment

The New York State Education Department today presented to the Board of Regents and released for public review and comment the draft Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) plan, Commissioner MaryEllen Elia announced today. 

  • Draft Plan Emphasizes Fostering Equity in Education for All Students
  • Expands Measures for School Accountability & Student Success
  • Requires School-Level Improvement Plans for Lowest-Performing Schools Overall and Among Certain Student Populations
  • Public Comment Accepted Through June 16