Archives for July 2011

News-in-Brief – July 2011

House Committee Introduces Funding Flex Bill Representative John Kline (R-MN), chairman of the House Education and the Workforce Committee, introduced the third in a series of bills that are part of the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA, currently known as No Child Left Behind). In rolling out the State and Local Funding Flexibility Act, Mr. Kline stated the bill “addresses the problem I’ve heard from superintendents all across the country….. It has been perplexing to them and frustrating to schools all across the country that they cannot move money to where they need it.” The bill… Read More »