Every Student Succeeds Act: Wisconsin’s plan accepted by feds

Wisconsin’s plan to implement the new federal education law, the Every Student Succeeds Act, has received approval from the U.S. Department of Education.

Get Started with WEAC’s 5-Step Checklist for Your School

Teacher Ron Martin, president of the Wisconsin Education Association Council, issued a call to action for local association leaders to get involved now. “This an opportunity to be involved because every local school district must come up with a plan,” he said. “WEAC is here to help you organize around this milestone and restore educator voice to local school decisions.”

WEAC has a complete guide to organizing around the new law at www.weac.org/essa. Start with our five-point checklist to plug in at your school district level.

Wisconsin’s Consolidated State Plan
WEAC resources for local leaders