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Student Success Act 113th


Information below reflects committee legislation from the 113th Congress (2013-2014).

TheStudent Success Act (H.R. 5) will restore local control, support effective teachers, reduce the federal footprint, and empower parents. 


Bill Information
Fact Sheet: The Student Success Act
Short Bill Summary: The Student Success Act
Detailed Bill Summary: The Student Success Act
Bill Text: The Student Success Act (as introduced)
Bill Text: The Student Success Act (final passage
Summary of Changes for the 113th Congress

Four Key Principles

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Press Releases

Kline, Rokita Applaud Student Success Act Passage
VIDEO RELEASE: Kline Urges Passage of Student Success Act
What They're Saying: Schools Leaders Voice Strong Support for Student Success Act
Parents: A Student's Greatest Advocate
VIDEO RELEASE: During Charter School Visit, House Republicans Highlight Need for K-12 Education Reform
Messer: Student Success Act Gives Parents a Stronger Voice in our Children's Schools
Trusting State and Local Education Leaders
Heck: Time to Give Control Back to State and Local Leaders Who Know Our Kids Best
Kids Deserve Great Teachers in the Classroom
Guthrie: Kids Need the Brightest Teachers in the Classroom
A Better Approach to K-12 Education
Shrinking Washington's Role in Our Schools
Roby: Student Success Act Gets Washington Bureaucrats Out of K-12 Schools
Committee Approves K-12 Education Reform Legislation
Myth vs. Fact: The Student Success Act
Rokita: Student Success Act Will Pave a New Way Forward for Our Schools
***MEDIA ADVISORY*** Committee to Mark Up the Student Success Act
Kline, Rokita Introduce Legislation to Rewrite No Child Left Behind

Committee Activity

Markup: H.R. 5, the Student Success Act

Letters of Support
American Association of School Administrators
Americans for Prosperity
Americans for Tax Reform
Agudath Israel of America
Association of Christian Schools International
Concerned Women for America
Council for American Private Education
Council of Chief State School Officers
Knowledge Alliance
National Alliance for Public Charter Schools
National Association of Charter School Authorizers
National Association of Independent Schools
National Catholic Educational Association
National Center for Technological Literacy
National School Boards Association
The School Superintendents Associations
United States Conference of Catholic Bishops


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