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S. 833 - Success in the Middle Act of 2011

Education. 112th Congress (2011-2012) View bill details
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A bill to provide grants to States to ensure that all students in the middle grades are taught an academically rigorous curriculum with effective supports so that students complete the middle grades prepared for success in secondary school and postsecondary endeavors, to improve State and district policies and programs relating to the academic achievement of students in the middle grades, to… More
A bill to provide grants to States to ensure that all students in the middle grades are taught an academically rigorous curriculum with effective supports so that students complete the middle grades prepared for success in secondary school and postsecondary endeavors, to improve State and district policies and programs relating to the academic achievement of students in the middle grades, to develop and implement effective middle grades models for struggling students, and for other purposes. (by CRS) Hide
 
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Success in the Middle Act of 2011

S. 833 — 112th Congress (2011–2012)

Summary
A bill to provide grants to States to ensure that all students in the middle grades are taught an academically rigorous curriculum with effective supports so that students complete the middle grades prepared for success in secondary school and postsecondary endeavors, to improve State and district policies and programs relating to the academic achievement of students in the middle grades, to develop and implement effective middle grades models for struggling students, and for other purposes. (by CRS)
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Title
A bill to provide grants to States to ensure that all students in the middle grades are taught an academically rigorous curriculum with effective supports so that students complete the middle grades prepared for success in secondary school and postsecondary endeavors, to improve State and district policies and programs relating to the academic achievement of students in the middle grades, to develop and implement effective middle grades models for struggling students, and for other purposes.
Other Titles
  • Success in the Middle Act of 2011
Sponsor
Sheldon Whitehouse
Co-Sponsors
Subjects
  • Education
  • Academic performance and assessments
  • Education of the disadvantaged
  • Education programs funding
  • Elementary and secondary education
  • Government information and archives
  • Government investigations
  • Literacy and language arts
  • Research administration and funding
  • Research and development
  • School administration
  • Teaching, teachers, curricula
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Major Actions
Introduced4/14/2011
Referred to Committee
Bill History

There have been no votes on this bill.

ActionDateDescription
Introduced4/14/2011
4/14/2011Read twice and referred to the Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions.
4/14/2011Sponsor introductory remarks on measure. (CR S2520)
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31 Organizations Supported and 0 Opposed; See Which Ones

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Success in the Middle Act of 2011

31 organizations supported this bill

Academy for Educational Development
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
ACT
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
Alliance for Excellent Education
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
American School Counselor Association
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
College Board
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
Collegiate Middle Level Association
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
Communities in Schools
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
Cuban American National Council
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
Educational Testing Service
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
Higher Achievement
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
International Center for Leadership in Education
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
International Reading Association
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
Knowledge Alliance
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
League of United Latin American Citizens
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
Learning Disabilities Association of America
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
Learning Forward
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
National Association of Elementary School Principals
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
National Association of Professors of Middle Level Education
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
National Association of School Psychologists
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
National Association of Secondary School Principals
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
National Association of State Directors of Special Education
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
National Council of Teachers of English
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
National Education Association
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
National Forum To Accelerate Middle Grades Reform
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
National Middle School Association
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
Project GRAD
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
School Social Work Association of America
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
Success for All Foundation
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.
Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages
undersigned organizations (2011, June 10). NASSP and Coalition Letter on the Success in the Middle Act. Retrieved July 22, 2011, from NASSP.

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Includes reported contributions to congressional campaigns of Senators in office during the 112th U.S. Congress, from interest groups invested in the vote according to MapLight, January 1, 2007 – December 31, 2012.
Contributions data source: OpenSecrets.org

Contributions by Legislator

Namesort iconPartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$6,000$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$131,400$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$48,350$0
John BarrassoRWY$41,450$0
Max BaucusDMT$150,764$0
Mark BegichDAK$110,150$0
Michael BennetDCO$350,079$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$11,500$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$226,000$0
Roy BluntRMO$105,700$0
John BoozmanRAR$31,600$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$544,974$0
Scott BrownRMA$264,180$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$748,638$0
Richard BurrRNC$61,615$0
Maria CantwellDWA$142,364$0
Ben CardinDMD$169,675$0
Tom CarperDDE$32,666$0
Bob CaseyDPA$287,358$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$87,868$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$22,700$0
Tom CoburnROK$5,150$0
William Thad CochranRMS$28,350$0
Susan CollinsRME$88,150$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$9,000$0
Chris CoonsDDE$95,677$0
Bob CorkerRTN$94,000$0
John CornynRTX$80,415$0
Mike CrapoRID$21,630$0
Jim DeMintRSC$13,200$0
Dick DurbinDIL$235,035$0
John EnsignRNV$12,500$0
Mike EnziRWY$14,500$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$125,261$0
Alan FrankenDMN$403,374$0
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$578,911$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$60,733$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$70,700$0
Kay HaganDNC$145,699$0
Tom HarkinDIA$241,322$0
Orrin HatchRUT$77,300$0
John HoevenRND$27,000$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$12,300$0
Jim InhofeROK$17,370$0
Dan InouyeDHI$107,050$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$43,600$0
Mike JohannsRNE$22,100$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$15,426$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$89,823$0
John KerryDMA$161,010$0
Mark KirkRIL$173,000$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$146,760$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$4,000$0
Mary LandrieuDLA$215,867$0
Frank LautenbergDNJ$79,700$0
Patrick LeahyDVT$56,175$0
Mike LeeRUT$17,749$0
Carl LevinDMI$167,871$0
Joe LiebermanICT$-1,200$0
Dick LugarRIN$68,906$0
Joe ManchinDWV$101,564$0
John McCainRAZ$83,575$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$466,303$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$183,425$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$246,800$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$230,217$0
Barbara MikulskiDMD$135,924$0
Jerry MoranRKS$62,150$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$52,900$0
Patty MurrayDWA$316,163$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$44,350$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$199,884$0
Rand PaulRKY$60,535$0
Rob PortmanROH$72,515$0
Mark PryorDAR$42,750$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$78,025$0
Harry ReidDNV$404,840$0
Jim RischRID$12,150$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$40,300$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$148,900$0
Marco RubioRFL$81,778$0
Bernie SandersIVT$96,573$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$272,903$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$33,500$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$194,199$0
Richard ShelbyRAL$38,350$0
Olympia SnoweRME$44,035$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$251,424$0
Jon TesterDMT$246,791$0
John ThuneRSD$58,551$0
Patrick ToomeyRPA$126,561$0
Mark UdallDCO$288,498$0
Tom UdallDNM$200,632$0
David VitterRLA$44,530$0
Mark WarnerDVA$234,693$0
Jim WebbDVA$6,550$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$110,516$0
Roger WickerRMS$67,383$0
Ron WydenDOR$169,785$0

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NamePartyState$ From Interest Groups
That Supported
$ From Interest Groups
That Opposed
Daniel K. AkakaDHI$6,000$0
Andrew Lamar AlexanderRTN$131,400$0
Kelly AyotteRNH$48,350$0
John BarrassoRWY$41,450$0
Max BaucusDMT$150,764$0
Mark BegichDAK$110,150$0
Michael BennetDCO$350,079$0
Jesse "Jeff" BingamanDNM$11,500$0
Richard BlumenthalDCT$226,000$0
Roy BluntRMO$105,700$0
John BoozmanRAR$31,600$0
Barbara BoxerDCA$544,974$0
Scott BrownRMA$264,180$0
Sherrod BrownDOH$748,638$0
Richard BurrRNC$61,615$0
Maria CantwellDWA$142,364$0
Ben CardinDMD$169,675$0
Tom CarperDDE$32,666$0
Bob CaseyDPA$287,358$0
Clarence Saxby ChamblissRGA$87,868$0
Daniel CoatsRIN$22,700$0
Tom CoburnROK$5,150$0
William Thad CochranRMS$28,350$0
Susan CollinsRME$88,150$0
Gaylord Kent ConradDND$9,000$0
Chris CoonsDDE$95,677$0
Bob CorkerRTN$94,000$0
John CornynRTX$80,415$0
Mike CrapoRID$21,630$0
Jim DeMintRSC$13,200$0
Dick DurbinDIL$235,035$0
John EnsignRNV$12,500$0
Mike EnziRWY$14,500$0
Dianne FeinsteinDCA$125,261$0
Alan FrankenDMN$403,374$0
Kirsten GillibrandDNY$578,911$0
Lindsey GrahamRSC$60,733$0
Chuck GrassleyRIA$70,700$0
Kay HaganDNC$145,699$0
Tom HarkinDIA$241,322$0
Orrin HatchRUT$77,300$0
John HoevenRND$27,000$0
Kay Bailey HutchisonRTX$12,300$0
Jim InhofeROK$17,370$0
Dan InouyeDHI$107,050$0
Johnny IsaksonRGA$43,600$0
Mike JohannsRNE$22,100$0
Ron JohnsonRWI$15,426$0
Tim JohnsonDSD$89,823$0
John KerryDMA$161,010$0
Mark KirkRIL$173,000$0
Amy KlobucharDMN$146,760$0
Herb KohlDWI$0$0
Jon KylRAZ$4,000$0
Mary LandrieuDLA$215,867$0
Frank LautenbergDNJ$79,700$0
Patrick LeahyDVT$56,175$0
Mike LeeRUT$17,749$0
Carl LevinDMI$167,871$0
Joe LiebermanICT$-1,200$0
Dick LugarRIN$68,906$0
Joe ManchinDWV$101,564$0
John McCainRAZ$83,575$0
Claire McCaskillDMO$466,303$0
Addison "Mitch" McConnellRKY$183,425$0
Bob MenéndezDNJ$246,800$0
Jeff MerkleyDOR$230,217$0
Barbara MikulskiDMD$135,924$0
Jerry MoranRKS$62,150$0
Lisa MurkowskiRAK$52,900$0
Patty MurrayDWA$316,163$0
Earl "Ben" NelsonDNE$44,350$0
Clarence "Bill" NelsonDFL$199,884$0
Rand PaulRKY$60,535$0
Rob PortmanROH$72,515$0
Mark PryorDAR$42,750$0
John "Jack" ReedDRI$78,025$0
Harry ReidDNV$404,840$0
Jim RischRID$12,150$0
Charles "Pat" RobertsRKS$40,300$0
John "Jay" RockefellerDWV$148,900$0
Marco RubioRFL$81,778$0
Bernie SandersIVT$96,573$0
Chuck SchumerDNY$272,903$0
Jeff SessionsRAL$33,500$0
Jeanne ShaheenDNH$194,199$0
Richard ShelbyRAL$38,350$0
Olympia SnoweRME$44,035$0
Debbie StabenowDMI$251,424$0
Jon TesterDMT$246,791$0
John ThuneRSD$58,551$0
Patrick ToomeyRPA$126,561$0
Mark UdallDCO$288,498$0
Tom UdallDNM$200,632$0
David VitterRLA$44,530$0
Mark WarnerDVA$234,693$0
Jim WebbDVA$6,550$0
Sheldon WhitehouseDRI$110,516$0
Roger WickerRMS$67,383$0
Ron WydenDOR$169,785$0

Interest Groups that supported this bill

$ Donated
Schools & colleges$6,719,714
Psychiatrists & psychologists$1,276,504
Other non-physician health practitioners$1,249,432
Teachers unions$1,026,450
Public school teachers, administrators & officials$911,701
Minority/Ethnic Groups$893,441
Education$500,660
Welfare & Social Work$373,065

Interest Groups that opposed this bill

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