TITLE

Don't Gamble ESEA On Teacher Performance

AUTHOR(S)
Urwitz, Jay P.
PUB. DATE
August 2010
SOURCE
Education Week;8/11/2010, Vol. 29 Issue 37, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author comments on the reauthorization of the U.S. Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA). The comments made by U.S. president Barack Obama on how the reauthorized bill will promote effective teaching and educational leadership, particularly whether or not people know what effective teaching is. The U.S. No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) is discussed as is the lack of evidence that teachers can impact academic achievement.
ACCESSION #
53020446

 

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