The Impact of No Child Left Behind on the Arts and What to Do about It

December 2005
Teaching Music;Dec2005, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p66
The article analyzes the impact of the U.S. No Child Left Behind Act on music education. The act continues to affect music, education, especially through budgets, schedules and student accountability. Many organizations, including the MENC: The National Association for Music Education have done research and compiled reports investigating the effects of the law. There are various Web sites that provide information on the act. Some of the Web sites are www.menc.org/information/legislationpolicy/legpolissues.html, www.menc.org/information/meandthelaw.html and www.nasbe.org.


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