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The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) requires state education agencies to file their state implementation plans in “timely and meaningful consultation with stakeholders.” Kansas is getting this right, with lessons for other states.


Kansas Loops Stakeholders In on Conversation about K-12 Policy





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