TITLE

No Waiver Left Behind

AUTHOR(S)
POSEY, LEE
PUB. DATE
June 2014
SOURCE
State Legislatures;Jun2014, Vol. 40 Issue 6, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the expansive federal education law of 2002 known as the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) law for which the U.S. Department of Education has allowed flexibility by granting states waivers from burdensome provisions. Topics discussed include the nature of waivers received by some states, additional waivers from particular requirements, and implications of losing the federal waiver. Included are charts on the impact of NCLB on U.S. schools, and states' participation in waivers.
ACCESSION #
96403960

 

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