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ESSA

What's in the ESSA's Big Flexible-Spending Pot
Education Week - June 5, 2018

President Trump Signs Spending Bill That Includes Billions More for Education
Education Week - March 23, 2018

Federal Spending Bill Would Boost Education Aid, Reject Trump Choice Push
Education Week - March 21, 2018

HPE Advocates Head to Capitol Hill on Valentine’s Day
SHAPE America - February 12, 2018

Betsy DeVos' ESSA Feedback, Approvals, Cause More Consternation in States 
Education Week - January 23, 2018

Education Funding Advocates Fear Federal School Aid Will Lose Out
Education Week - January 23, 2018

Concerns Mount Over K-12 Education Plans
U.S. News - January 3, 2018

ESSA drives new approaches to K12 physical education
District Administration - December 20, 2017

Many State ESSA Plans Are ‘Uncreative, Unambitious,’ Analysis Finds
Education Week - December 12, 2017

Is Testing the Only Way a Student Can Achieve Success Under ESSA?
Education Week - November 13, 2017

Most States Plan To Use Student Absences To Measure School Success
NPR - September 26, 2017

Advocacy

MISD parents advocate for more elementary school recess
Midland Reporter -Telegram - January 10, 2018

Major initiative seeks to combat U.S. soldiers’ weight problems and injuries
McDowell News - December 20, 2017

Join the Fight to Promote Physical Education for All Students
Media Planet - September 7, 2017

SHAPE America’s repeat advocates program highlighted
Associations Now - May 10, 2017

Education

New Sens. Doug Jones and Tina Smith Join Senate Education Committee
Education Week - January 9, 2018

Trump, Congress, and Education in 2018: Eight Big Questions
Education Week - January 1, 2018

Physical Education/Physical Activity

With daily physical education no longer the law, schools revising PE plans
Chicago Tribune - December 26, 2017

Exercise improves test scores, study of Minnesota students finds
Star Tribune - December 6, 2017