Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) and its Impact on ECE
EARLY CHILDHOOD POLICY
Friday, 2:00-4:00 p.m.
This session will explore the recent enactment of the ESSA which reauthorizes the major federal law governing K-12 public education. Several provisions in the ESSA create opportunities to improve ECE for low-income children. Participants will discuss the grant program to support a mixed delivery system and its implications for children, families, providers, teachers, leaders, states, and local school districts