Check out Andrew Lee's blog on Understood.org about the end of the historic, education legislation, No Child Left Behind. Yesterday a new law, Every Student Succeeds Act, was enacted, bringing with it a new set of regulations for each state.
Read about what this new law will mean as well as what some of the critics are saying by clicking here.
This story was also covered by our own local news outlets, including Chris Cousins' blog that discusses the reaction of our Acting Education Commissioner, Bill Beardsley, published in the Bangor Daily News here.
Read the White House summary here, written by Cecila Munoz, Director of Domestic Policy Council.