contact staff ecs twitter facebook

Document Number: 6520

Key Policy Letters Signed by the Education Secretary or Deputy Secretary - States that do not reach the goal of having a highly qualified teacher (HQT) in every class by the end of the 2005-06 school year will not lose federal funds if they are implementing No Child Left Behind (NCLB) and making a good-faith effort to reach the HQT goal as soon as possible. This letter explains the steps that states need to take, and the actions the U.S. Department of Education will take to confirm that a state is making a good-faith effort in this area. (Margaret Spellings, U.S. Department of Education, October 2005)...

Related Issues

Teaching Quality

Home  |  About ECS  |  Education Issues A-Z  | Research Studies  |  Reports & Databases  |  State Legislation  |  State Profiles  |  Projects & Institutes  |  Newsroom  |  Website User's Guide
700 Broadway, #810 Denver, CO 80203-3442
Phone: 303.299.3600 | Fax: 303.296.8332
©2015 Education Commission of the States |
Read our privacy policy