Congress to debate No Child Left Behind reauthorization
July 06, 2015
The Senate will take up an overhaul of the education legislation, which hasn't been updated since 2007. Legislators will debate measures on innovative testing and privacy.
David Stegon was a staff reporter for FedScoop and StateScoop from 2011-2014.
The federal government will reopen on Wednesday following closures the previous two days for Hurricane Sandy.
Employees have the option for unscheduled leave or unscheduled telework if they choose, said the Office of Personnel Management.
Non-emergency employees, including employees on pre-approved paid leave, will be granted excused absence (administrative leave) for the number of hours they were scheduled to work unless they are:
Emergency employees are expected to report to their worksites unless otherwise directed by their agencies.