Education Policy Outlook                                                     John Segota, CAE   Associate Executive Direct...
Overview• 112thCongress• Obama Administration• Education Policy  –   Reform  –   ESEA  –   WIA  –   Immigration• Advocacy
112th Congress• House of  Representatives  – 240 Republicans  – 192 Democrats  – 3 Vacancies• Senate  – 53 Democrats*  – 4...
House of Representatives • Leadership   – Speaker of the House – Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) • Education and Labor   – Chairm...
U.S. Senate • Leadership   – Majority Leader - Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) • Health, Education, Labor and Pensions   – Chairman...
U.S. Department of Education• Arne Duncan - Secretary of Education• Russlynn Ali - Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
U.S. Department of Education• Rosalinda Barrera, Assistant Secretary, OELA Director• Brenda Dann-Messler, Assistant Secret...
Education Reform• American Recovery and Reinvestment Act  – Race to the Top Fund  – Enhanced Assessment Grants• Common Cor...
Elementary and Secondary Education Act                   • Blueprint for Reform                     – College- and Career-...
Elementary and Secondary Education Act • HR 2445 - State and   Local Flexibility Act • Senate Elementary and   Secondary E...
Adult Education• Workforce Investment Act• Adult Education & Economic Growth Act  (H.R. 2226)• National Adult Education & ...
Integration & Immigration • Deportation Waivers • DREAM Act   – S. 952 / H.R. 3842 • Strengthen and Unite   Communities wi...
Online Resources• TESOL’s U.S. Advocacy Action Center  – http://capwiz.com/tesol            E-mail: jsegota@tesol.org     ...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Education Policy Outlook - Nov 2011 - WATESOL

358
-1

Published on

Published in: Education, Health & Medicine
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total Views
358
On Slideshare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
2
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Education Policy Outlook - Nov 2011 - WATESOL

  1. 1. Education Policy Outlook John Segota, CAE Associate Executive Director for Public Policy & Professional Relations 2011 WATESOL Fall Conference
  2. 2. Overview• 112thCongress• Obama Administration• Education Policy – Reform – ESEA – WIA – Immigration• Advocacy
  3. 3. 112th Congress• House of Representatives – 240 Republicans – 192 Democrats – 3 Vacancies• Senate – 53 Democrats* – 47 Republicans
  4. 4. House of Representatives • Leadership – Speaker of the House – Rep. John Boehner (R-OH) • Education and Labor – Chairman – Rep. John Kline (R-MN)
  5. 5. U.S. Senate • Leadership – Majority Leader - Sen. Harry Reid (D-NV) • Health, Education, Labor and Pensions – Chairman – Sen. Tom Harkin (D-IA)
  6. 6. U.S. Department of Education• Arne Duncan - Secretary of Education• Russlynn Ali - Assistant Secretary for Civil Rights
  7. 7. U.S. Department of Education• Rosalinda Barrera, Assistant Secretary, OELA Director• Brenda Dann-Messler, Assistant Secretary, Vocational and Adult Education
  8. 8. Education Reform• American Recovery and Reinvestment Act – Race to the Top Fund – Enhanced Assessment Grants• Common Core State Standards initiative
  9. 9. Elementary and Secondary Education Act • Blueprint for Reform – College- and Career-Ready Students – Great Teachers and Leaders in Every School – Equity and Opportunity for All Students • ESEA Flexibility
  10. 10. Elementary and Secondary Education Act • HR 2445 - State and Local Flexibility Act • Senate Elementary and Secondary Education Reauthorization Act • English Learning and Innovation Act (S 1158)
  11. 11. Adult Education• Workforce Investment Act• Adult Education & Economic Growth Act (H.R. 2226)• National Adult Education & Family Literacy Week – Sept. 15-16, 2011• Adult Literacy Caucus
  12. 12. Integration & Immigration • Deportation Waivers • DREAM Act – S. 952 / H.R. 3842 • Strengthen and Unite Communities with Civics Education and English Skills Act (H.R. 1617)
  13. 13. Online Resources• TESOL’s U.S. Advocacy Action Center – http://capwiz.com/tesol E-mail: jsegota@tesol.org Twitter: @JohnSegota SlideShare.net
  1. A particular slide catching your eye?

    Clipping is a handy way to collect important slides you want to go back to later.

×