Archived Information from the ESSA First Draft
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Archived Information from the ESSA First Draft

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OSPI has developed the following resources to help users better understand ESSA and changes coming to Washington’s school system.

ESSA Overviews

The following overviews will allow readers to gain a deeper understanding of the ESSA law. They’re progressively more detailed. The first is a basic overview, while the last is more in-depth.

ESSA Public Comments

In creating the ESSA Consolidated Plan, OSPI asked for comment from Washingtonians on two occasions: after the release of the first draft in fall of 2016, and after the release of the revised plan in summer of 2017. Both comment periods are closed, but your feedback can help guide implementation of our plan.

ESSA Revised Draft Consolidated Plan Comments
Revised Consolidated Plan Comments with OSPI comment

ESSA First Draft Consolidated Plan Comments
Below are the public comments we’ve received from Washingtonians on the ESSA draft Consolidated Plan for each of the seven components. A summary is also available.

ESSA Workgroups

The OSPI ESSA Leadership Team is OSPI Deputy’s Leadership Team is Michaela Miller, Gayle Pauley, Gil Mendoza, Doug Gill, Michael Merrin, Deb Came, Maria Flores, Paula Moore, and Sue Anderson.

ESSA Consolidated Plan Team
See how these groups work together in the Organizational Chart for ESSA Consolidated Plan.

Teams and Workgroups – This document outlines the purpose and duties of various teams and workgroups convened under the ESSA Consolidated Plan process.



Creative Commons License
Except where otherwise noted, the Washington ESSA Consolidated Plan developed by the by Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.






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