Evolution of Education

Events

Bill Clinton becomes President

1994

ESEA gets re-authorization, although only 16 states by 2002 complied

1994

No Child Left Behind Act

2001

American Ecovery and Reinvestment Act

2008

RTT, SIG, i3

2008

Barack Obama becomes President

2008

Common Core developed as national academic standards

2010

48 states pledge to sign on to the Common Core Standards Initiative (excluded were Alaska and Texas)

2010

45 states formerly adopted the Common Core academic standards to replace their own state standards

2012

Common Core - several states dropping the standards and others contemplating

2014 - 2015

The Every Student Succeeds Act

2015

Donald Trump becomes President

2016