Delaware, Massachusetts, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, and South Carolina all had their waivers from provisions of the No Child Left Behind Act approved, but some got longer waivers than others.
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July 09, 2015
February 20, 2015
The study will examine the experiences of Native American students that impact interest in STEM fields.
February 19, 2015
House Bill 1380, which has yet to be voted on in the full House, would bar the use of state funds on materials and activities related to the AP U.S. History course.
February 18, 2015
The bill from GOP Rep. Dan Fisher would ban the use of state funds on materials and activities related to AP U.S. History; Fisher said the course's framework "emphasizes 'what is bad about America.'"
February 12, 2015
This spring, Oklahoma middle school students who are taking advanced mathematics coursesi.e., Algebra I, Algebra II, or Geometrywill no longer be required to also take their grade-level math tests.
January 29, 2015
The Oklahoma PTA is urging parents to refuse to allow their children to take the state's writing assessments in February.
December 22, 2014
This year was characterized by intense discusssions in many states about the progress and worthiness of the Common Core State Standards and their online assessments.
December 08, 2014
One thing to watch out for next year is how many states approve policies that hold teachers as well as schools more directly accountable for student literacy.
November 24, 2014
The state was the second to lose its NCLB waiver after Washington state, and it is the first state to reclaim a lost NCLB waiver.
November 24, 2014
The Sooner State was the second state to lose its NCLB waiver after Washington state, and now is the first state to reclaim a lost NCLB waiver.