Graham was a key player among a group of GOP members of Congress that helped delay a proposed national testing plan being pushed by the Clinton administration.
The U.S. Department of Education is taking the unusual step of giving a single, tribal school flexibility from mandates of the No Child Left Behind Act.
Attention state agency officials: Monday is the final deadline to submit plans to the U.S. Department of Education that address the equitable distribution of teachers.
Among his education achievements as governor was signing into law a bill that made some undocumented immigrants eligible for in-state tuition.
George Pataki served as governor of New York for three terms, from 1995 through 2006, during which he raised the state's charter school caps.
Rick Santorum, the highly conservative former U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania who has apologized for voting in favor of the NCLB law, launches his bid for the presidency.
The same issues that stand in the way of Congress overhauling the federal K-12 law could also delay the overhaul of the Higher Education Act.
Among other highlights, Sen. Richard Burr, R-N.C., explains how outdated federal formulas are cheating some states with high concentrations of poverty out of millions of dollars.
You don't need a comprehensive No Child Left Behind waiver to get a reprieve from some of the law's accountability requirements.
The focus group was asked if they thought the common core was important, and if they were bothered by Bush's position regarding the standards.