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January 14, 2015

ESEA Proposal Could Change Research Role in Education Planning

More tidbits on Elementary and Secondary Education Act reauthorization: The draft proposal could change the approach to using research in approving education plans.

January 14, 2015

AFT, Obama-Linked Think Tank Champion Annual Testing—With a Caveat

The American Federation of Teachers and the Center on American Progress say annual tests should be retained for reporting purposes, but scaled back for school-accountability purposes.

January 13, 2015

Sen. Patty Murray Outlines NCLB Reauthorization Priorities

The top Democrat on the Senate education committee said annual tests are "one of the most important tools we have," and would be "very concerned" about any proposal to roll them back.

January 12, 2015

Arne Duncan Not Sorry He Pulled Sen. Murray's State's NCLB Waiver

Murray, who is known as an effective dealmaker, has a great incentive to compromise with Republicans: Her home state of Washington is the only ex-waiver state in the country.

January 11, 2015

Civil Rights Groups Urge Congress to Maintain Federal Role in NCLB Overhaul

Blueprints for reauthorizing the Elementary and Secondary Education Act law have been flooding in from various stakeholders as lawmakers in both chambers begin work on a bill.

January 09, 2015

How We Got Here: A Trip Down NCLB Reauthorization's Memory Lane

A look back at prior attempts to renew the federal law makes one thing clear: We're drifting further and further away from the idea of a strong federal role in K-12 accountability.

January 08, 2015

Congressional Education Leaders Chime in on NCLB Testing Debate

One of the most significant policy debates at the heart of the forthcoming reauthorization will be how or if to change the law's testing requirements.

December 22, 2014

Education Department Grants Florida Waiver on English-Learner Testing

Federal officials granted the state's request to give its English-language learners two years in a U.S. school before counting their test scores in school grades.

December 02, 2014

What Might a Republican No Child Left Behind Act Reauthorization Look Like?

Provisions to expand charter schools and reduce accountability requirements are likely to be part of the package when the GOP tackles renewal of the NCLB law next year.

November 18, 2014

Will Nebraska Apply for a No Child Left Behind Act Waiver?

At least one state that never sought the flexibility from NCLB's mandates is contemplating getting in on the waiver action: Nebraska.

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