Educators highlight positive aspects and challenges with Senate legislation to redesign the NCLB
A rally in Albany attended by thousands this weekend is the latest show of unity against excessive and misused tests.
Educators urge lawmakers to re-write the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), often referred to as No Child Left Behind (NCLB), to ensure equity for all students.
Senator Tom Harkin (D-IA) released his version of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, sometimes referred to as No Child Left Behind (NCLB), reauthorization on Tuesday, June 4.
Lauren Ashley Villa spelled it out for lawmakers: It’s time to find better forms of assessment and stop robbing students of a rich education.
Gov. Scott Walker has proposed an expansion of special needs vouchers for Wisconsin students, which will mean tax-payer funds go to unaccountable private schools while public schools suffer.
Voucher legislation threatens quality public education for all students
Monty Neill of FairTest on how we can win the battle for better evaluations of students, teachers and schools.
Education Secretary Arne Duncan appeared before a Senate committee hearing to advocate for the reauthorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA).
In Seattle, educators and parents are boycotting an onerous test. It’s just one effort in a rising tide of discontent with the testing regime.