Montana’s Office of Public Instruction is unsure if its new draft plan to raise student achievement will comply with federal law. State education leaders are required to submit a plan to the U.S. Department of Education in September, as part of the 2015 Every Student Succeeds Act , or ESSA, which is the federal replacement for No Child Left Behind.
- Reporter To Reporter: YPR's Nate Hegyi Is Onsite At The Lodgepole Complex Fire With Updates
- Montana Wildfire Roundup For July 24, 2017
- Gov Bullock Declares State Of Emergency Due To Montana Wildfires
- Automatic Budget Cuts Could Pull Millions From Montana Firefighting Fund
- Extended Interview With U.S. House Representative Greg Gianforte
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Updated at 2:00 p.m. ET "I did not collude, nor know of anyone else in the campaign who colluded, with any foreign government," President Trump's son-in-law and senior adviser Jared Kushner said in a statement prior to his closed-door meeting Monday before the Senate Intelligence Committee. Speaking to reporters at the White House after the appearance, he said that documents and records that he provided the committee "show that all of my actions are proper, and occurred in the normal course...
July of 2015 was the warmest month on record in the history of our planet, 2015 is on trend to be our warmest recorded year, and in much of the American west that warmth has been coupled with moderate to extreme drought conditions. With emissions of greenhouse gases showing no sign of decreasing, these records will probably not last long. For Montana, it means that our overall climate is likely to get warmer and drier.