The Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) was signed into law on December 10, 2015. The U.S. Department of Education approved Maryland's ESSA plan on January 16, 2018. The plan sets into place improvement targets for schools and systems, and outlines assistance programs for schools not meeting the grade. Maryland developed its ESSA plan after unprecedented outreach to citizens across the State.
The 2018-19 Maryland Report Card provides parents and educators with the most complete picture of school and school system performance in State history. Take a look: MdReportCard.org
Maryland Report Card provides a variety of information of interest to both educators and parents. This short video provides a helpful guide to navigating the site.
Maryland revised its Consolidated State Plan to amend the Annual Measurable Objectives based on 2016-2017 performance data. The amendment was approved August 30, 2018.Maryland Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Consolidated State Plan Final(Revised September 17, 2018)
Maryland revised its
Consolidated State Planto amend the exit criteria for English Language Learners.
The amendment was approved on May 23, 2018.
Maryland Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Consolidated State Plan Final(Revised) January 10, 2018
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