Comment Letter to the Senate HELP Committee regarding the reauthorization of ESRA
April 19, 2023
CHEPP submitted the following comments to a request for input from the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) Committee regarding its consideration of the reauthorization of the Education Sciences Reform Act (ESRA). To help inform the ESRA reauthorization process, CHEPP’s comments explain how education research can better capture data that is relevant for today’s higher education learners. The letter also asks Congress to use ESRA to improve reporting on innovative practices to better inform higher education policies, as well as improve data collection on college students with disabilities.