With daily developments in the U.S. Education Department, it's often difficult to keep pace with new education policy recommendations, staff updates, and news.
We're here to help. Here are 7 developments, discussions, and education policy issues you might have missed:
During an AEI panel discussion on the Every Student Succeeds Act and the federal role in U.S. Education, Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Chairman Lamar Alexander (R-TN) shared lessons and insights learned from his 40 years in education policy:
1. The national school board is inappropriate. A small federal department of education, filled with...