ESEA reauthorization by the House GOP only could consign the project to the twilight zone, given Senate Dems’ commitment to bipartisanship. In the meantime, RTTT conditions imposed under NCLB waivers would be de facto education policy. Neither situation is good.
House Republicans Likely to Write Own NCLB Bill – Politics K-12 – Education Week
A partisan ESEA bill in the House would be a big deal, because it would dim the chances that reauthorization would get done before the end of President Barack Obama’s first term. For one thing, further Senate action may depend on the House. U.S. Sen. Tom Harkin, D-Iowa, the chairman of the Senate e…