Resources from National Partners
Meaningful Local Engagement Under ESSA
The Council of Chief State School Officers and Partners for Each and Every Child released a handbook on how school leaders can plan and implement an effective stakeholder engagement strategy.
Frequently Asked Questions about ESSA
The Council of Chief State School Officers released answers to some of the most commonly asked questions regarding ESSA.
Resources for Supporting Safe and Healthy Students in the Every Student Succeeds Act
The Department of Health and Human Services summarize a list of resources which meet criteria for ESSA funding.
Funding for Social-Emotional Learning in ESSA
ASCD Provides a list of specific programs for which ESSA funds may potentially be used to support SEL.
Comparison of the No Child Left Behind Act to the Every Student Succeeds Act
The North American Association for Enviormental Education summarizes the similarities and differences between NCLB and ESSA with a focus on mental health.
ESSA Implementation Resources for Educators
ASCD provides everything you need to know about the Every Student Succeeds Act
Summary of the Every Student Succeeds Act
The National Association of Secondary School Principals summarizes ESSA, defines terms related to ESSA, discusses appropriations for ESSA, and lists authorizations levels for different funding recipients.
The Every Student Succeeds Act Resources
The Council of Chief State School Officers provides a compilation of resources related to ESSA, by topic area, with links to more information from a variety of organizations.
Pathways to Accountability Through the Every Student Succeeds Act
The Learning Policy Institute describes multiple ways in which states can redefine their accountability systems as they begin to implement ESSA.
Rural Education: An Overview of Rural Education in the Every Student Succeeds Act
ESSA improves the treatment of rural schools over previous iterations of the ESEA.