Episode 79: What ESSA Means for Parents and Taxpayers

Welcome to episode 79 of the Extra Credit podcast.

This week, Karlynn Laraway from the Idaho State Department of Education joins the podcast as a special guest to explain the Every Student Succeeds Act and point out why parents and taxpayers should be paying attention.

Laraway also describes the importance of Idaho’s Sept. 18 deadline to submit the ESSA compliance plan to the federal government.

Click here to visit the State Department of Education’s website and find the latest draft of the ESSA plan.

Be sure to check back next week for another new episode of Extra Credit.

Clark Corbin

About Clark Corbin

Reporter Clark Corbin has covered Idaho government and education for more than a decade. He’s followed every legislative session, gavel-to-gavel, since 2011. Clark is a co-host of the Extra Credit podcast with Kevin Richert published on Fridays. You can follow him on Twitter: @clarkcorbin. He can be reached by email at [email protected]

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