What’s Happening @ SPAN & Beyond

Federal Judge Maintains Protections for DACA

From: NJ Politico Pro The Murphy administration hailed a federal judge's decision today to deny a motion by Texas and seven other states to end protections for recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program. New Jersey had intervened as a defendant...

ESSA, Chronic Absenteeism, and Students with Disabilities

DC and 36 states, including New Jersey, will use chronic absenteeism as one of or the only metric for the Every Student Succeeds Act's new indicator of school quality or student success. Below are reports with new information on Chronic Absenteeism and students with...