All states received waivers for assessment and accountability in 2020 due to widespread school closures due to COVID-19. As Spring 2021 summative testing comes to an end, states have submitted final waivers for assessment, accountability and related areas.
All but 5 (91%) of the nation’s states have submitted assessment/accountability waivers to the USDE for consideration as of As of July 27, 2021.
Monitor the status of state waiver requests below. Click on the individual state of interest:
State Waiver Requests – 2021
The following states have NOT submitted requests for assessment/accountability related waivers for 2020-2021:
- New Hampshire
Source: USDE Office of Elementary and Secondary Education
** Updated July 27, 2021