DPI sends statewide education plan to the feds over some GOP protest

Dem guv candidate and state schools Superintendent Tony Evers chalked up Gov. Scott Walker’s refusal to sign onto his department’s statewide education plan as playing politics.
Education officials submitted their accountability framework to the feds today.
The state’s plan to comply with the federal Every Student Succeeds Act has drawn fire from conservative groups, legislators and most recently the guv himself, who criticized the plan in a letter to Evers last week as a “bureaucratic proposal” that “does little to challenge the status quo for the benefit of Wisconsin’s students.”
But Evers in...

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