Every Student Succeeds Act
What You'll Learn

You will learn how to use ESSA to advocate for equity in education.

Who Should Apply
  • K12 Educators
  • Education Support Professionals
  • Aspiring Educators
  • Teacher Leaders
  • Association Leaders
  • District Leaders
  • Administrators
Approximate hours each
This stack is designed to help educators and leaders who wish to be more involved in fostering equity in education. You will learn how to build stake holder teams that can work together to leverage ESSA for school improvement. You will learn how to advocate for on non-academic indicators.
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Every Student Succeeds Act: Advocating with ESSA
Educator demonstrates an understanding of the needs of their students and leverages the opportunities provided by the ESSA to meet those needs.
Types of Evidence Required: any format allowed: suggests written, audio, or video

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Every Student Succeeds Act: Building Awareness- Non-Academic Indicators
Educator demonstrates how non-academic indicators provide equitable opportunities for students success.
Types of Evidence Required: written artifact, choice of presentation - suggests PowerPoint, video, brochure, etc.

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Every Student Succeeds Act: Getting Involved
Educator develops an understanding of the opportunities ESSA provides to foster equity in education.
Types of Evidence Required: written artifacts, presentation with choice of creation platform, BUT must submit presentation to at least three different digital platforms

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Every Student Succeeds Act: Using Data for Change
Educator uses state/local data to drive ESSA implementation to meet the needs of their students.
Types of Evidence Required: written artifact that contains links, presentation that includes narrative (written or recorded)

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Every Student Succeeds Act: Working Together for Student Success
Educator demonstrates an understanding of how stakeholder engagements leads to student success and contributes to the implementation of ESSA.
Types of Evidence Required: written artifacts, video OR photo journal

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