Nineteen states are concerned that a new federal accountability law would be disruptive, and cost more, according to a new Center on Education Policy report.
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February 22, 2013
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February 13, 2013
The U.S. Department of Education is examining the implications of a tutoring scandal in Florida, uncovered by the Tampa Bay Times, involving Title I funds.
February 12, 2013
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February 08, 2013
How states will be held accountable for their No Child Left Behind waiver is one of the key questions going forward.
February 07, 2013
A new report identifies four big issues with the No Child Left Behind waivers.
February 05, 2013
In a letter to congressional leaders, 10 state and local government groups grew more critical of the Obama administration's waivers granted under the No Child Left Behind Act.
January 08, 2013
The Senate Education committee is likely to hold an oversight hearing on the NCLB waivers, which so far haven't gotten much formal congressional scrutiny.
January 04, 2013
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan said California's request for an NCLB waiver does not meet the "high bar" needed for a waiver.