Education Issues That Might Get At Least a Tiny Bit of Traction in Congress
You're aware that Congress passed a reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, right? Good. Federal lawmakers aren't slated to do anything nearly as monumental as the Every Student Succeeds Act when it comes to education before the end of this session of Congress. But that doesn't mean all the other K-12 bills are automatically dead in the water.
We're not saying any of the following bills are likely to pass Congress. And we're not saying President Barack Obama is likely to sign any of these bills. But according to congressional sources and previous reporting we and others have done, here are a few pieces of legislation related to K-12 that might get a whiff of traction before the 115th session of Congress begins early next year.