Education Industry Reporter

ED and Workforce Committee to Hold Hearing on the “Student Success Act” and the “Encouraging Innovation and Effective Teachers Act”

Posted in K-12 News, News from the Hill, No Child Left Behind/ESEA Reauthoritzation

Dennis Cariello

On Thursday, February 16 at 10:00 a.m., the U.S. House Committee on Education and the Workforce will hold a hearing on the Student Success Act (H.R. 3989) and the Encouraging Innovation and Effective Teachers Act (H.R. 3990).  These bills have been recently introduced by the Committee Chairman, John Kline. The hearing will take place in room 2175 of the Rayburn House Office Building.  The hearing will allow members an opportunity to examine and obtain feedback on the legislation.   The witness list is included after the jump.
Mr. Tom Luna
Superintendent of Public Instruction
Idaho Department of Education
Boise, ID

Ms. Delia Pompa
Senior Vice President of Programs
National Council of La Raza
Washington, D.C.

Hon. Bob Schaffer
Colorado State Board of Education
Fort Collins, CO

Dr. Robert Balfanz
Co-Director, Everyone Graduates Center
School of Education, Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, MD

Ms. Felicia Kazmier
Art Teacher
Otero Elementary School
Colorado Springs, CO

Mr. Jimmy Cunningham
Superintendent of Schools
Hampton School District
Hampton, AR