As the most recent reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), the Every Student Success Act (ESSA) continues a focus on student learning, equitable opportunities for student success, qualified and effective teachers and principals, and accountability of states and local schools. In comparison to previous federal legislation for K-12 education, the ESSA focuses on local flexibility for supporting underachieving schools and state requirements for multiple measures of student success. In this assignment, you will analyze the components of ESSA and compare it to previous reauthorizations of ESEA.
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Write a paper (1,000-1,250 words) that analyzes the components of ESSA and compare it to previous reauthorizations of ESEA. Include the following in your paper: