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ESSA Resources

Resources Related to the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA)

The Every Student Succeeds Act provides new opportunities for strengthening student health. The resources listed below have been developed by various national organizations around ESSA. Their inclusion here does not indicate an endorsement by NACDD.  This webpage will be updated as additional resources are made available.


Getting Started with ESSA: What Every Student Succeeds Act Means to You (SHAPE America)
Free but requires registration and "free" purchase.

Every Student Succeeds Act: What you Need to Know (ASCD)

Title I
The Every Student Succeeds Act, Title I: Opportunities for Community-School Partnerships (Coalition for Community Schools)

Title II
Every Student Succeeds Act: Title II Provisions (National Association of Secondary School Principals/NASSP)  

Title IV
The Every Student Succeeds Act, Title IV: Opportunities for Community-School Partnerships (Coalition for Community Schools)
Every Student Succeeds Act: Title IV Provisions (NASSP)

ESSA: Meeting Students Needs Under Title IV (ASCD)

The Every Student Succeeds Act: What Does it Mean for State Accountability and Data (Council of State Governments)

ESSA: Measuring Success through Multimetric Accountability (ASCD)

Professional Development 
ESSA: Professional Development for Educators (July 14 webinar with ASCD - register here)



ESSA, Equity of Opportunity, and Addressing Barriers to Learning (UCLA Center for Mental Health in Schools)

The Every Student Succeeds Act: Opportunities for School Psychology (National Association of School Psychologists/NASP)

E-Guide: Getting Started with ESSA (SHAPE America)

Health-Related Provisions of the Every Student Succeeds Act (National Network for Public Health Law)

Let's Get this Conversation Started: Strategies: Tools, Examples and Resources to Help States Engage with Stakeholders to Develop and Implement their ESSA Plans (CCSSO)

New Opportunities to Promote Student Health under ESSA (National Association of State Boards of Education)

ESSA/NCLB Comparison Chart (ASCD)

Comparison of Select Elements of ESEA (Council of Chief State School Officers/CCSSO)

Comparison of Programs under NCLB and ESSA (American Federation of Teachers/AFT)

Title II

ESSA TItle II and Support for Educators FAQs (ASCD)

Title IV 
ESSA TItle IV and School Health (ASCD)

Getting Started with ESSA (Impact on Health and Physical Education) (SHAPE America)

ESSA Implementation TImeline (ASCD)

ESSA and Accountability FAQs (ASCD)

ESSA 101: New Accountability Measures (National Associatio of Elementary School Principals/NAESP)

Title I Accountability, Reporting and State Plans (CCSSO)

Critical Outline: Accountability (CCSSO)

State Report Card Requirements (CCSSO)


Getting Started: A Guide for Stakeholder Outreach (CCSSO)

National Websites

ESSA Resources (AASA - The School Superintendents Association)

Every Students Succeeds Act - Implications for Mental Health (NASP)

Every Student Succeeds Act (CCSSO)

Every Student Succeeds Act/Focus on Physical Education (Voices for Healthy Kids)

PTA Resources for Families on the Every Student Succeeds Act (NEA) 

US Department of Education ESSA website

State Websites
 on ESSA

The National PTA is maintaining a website of all ESSA webpages from State Education Departments websites where information regarding ESSA task forces and stakeholder groups can be found:

Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) Webpages by State


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