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Monday, November 29, 2010

Educators question whether they should comply with NCLB

Following is an article courtesy of ASCD.  It is interesting to read.  Many teachers have felt this way. Please read and share your thoughts.

 
Educators question whether they should comply with NCLB
Despite a requirement in the No Child Left Behind federal law that all students test at or above grade level in reading and math by 2014, more educators believe that 100% proficiency is unreachable. NCLB's rigid benchmarks and lack of flexibility make some educators wonder whether the law is losing its relevancy. Billings Gazette (Mont.) (11/28) LinkedInFacebookTwitter