I was caught unaware by a rush of feeling. If staff no longer remember the human aspect of this job, it’s time to leave I take a breath to steady myself. I’m about to drill into a child’s leg. She’s awake. I’m part of a team who are desperate to get intravenous access into a eight-year-old. Show More Summary
The new federal law Every Students Succeeds Act, replacing No Child Left Behind, gutted many powers of the Secretary of Education. In this new legal landscape, the Secretary's greatest and most destructive power thus may be the ability...Show More Summary
The Affordable Care Act may be leaving American policy shortly after its chief advocate leaves office. Democrats are keenly aware that the incoming administration may do to Obamacare what President Obama did to No Child Left Behind and NASA's Constellation program. Show More Summary
A few years back Diane Ravitch was forced to admit openly what the opponents of testing accountability knew when No Child Left Behind became law: the ridiculous goal of 100% percent student proficiency in reading and math could never...Show More Summary
Middle School Kids Left Stranded After Racist Bus Driver Forced Them Off Bus This has been a week full of crazy bus driver stories and while this one doesn’t compare to the tragedy in Chattanooga, no child should ever
At the DUP conference last month, the party published a paper entitled No Child Left Behind, a study into educational underachievement in Northern Ireland. The document was researched and written by the North Down party councillor, Peter Martin, who consulted with many educationalists ahead of producing the paper. The report can be accessed via the more...
REASON TV ON NO CHILD LEFT ALONE: Getting the Government Out of Parenting. Based on the current polls, good luck with that happening anytime soon.
In Oct 2015 President Obama signed into law the Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). The previous version of the law was the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB). This new version of the law was needed because the requirements of NCLB "unworkable...Show More Summary
REASON TV INTERVIEWS ABBY SCHACHTER, author of No Child Left Alone: Getting the Government Out of Parenting.
When students across the country returned to school this fall, they did so under the Every Student Succeeds Act, which rolls back the style of accountability emphasized in the previous federal education law, the No Child Left Behind Act.
Sociologists look back to 2007 to understand how the No Child Left Behind Act acquired an alternative meaning: "NCLB means children left behind."
“The most momentous event in your intellectual formation was the 2001 No Child Left Behind Act, which ushered in our disastrous fixation on testing. Your generation is the first to have gone through primary and secondary school knowing no alternative to a national regimen of assessment. And your professors are only now beginning to realize […]
In a perfect world, no child is ever left behind because every child receives equable early learning opportunities; thus, every child enters kindergarten with similar skill sets…in a perfect world. But let’s examine the real world where...Show More Summary
Topic: School Libraries However, as a result of the lack of funding from No Child Left Behind, several districts have been forced to close libraries or asked teachers to pick up those responsibilities. "This has hurt the state and schools because school libraries aren't supported in the state of Michigan," Lester said. Show More Summary
Following a news report about a child who was left in a hot car in Greer last week, PETA is issuing a warning about safety during hot weather: No... The post After Child Is Left in Hot Car, PETA Offers Spartanburg County Tips to Safeguard Animals and Children During Hot Weather appeared first on PETA.
Following a news report about an 18-month-old child who was left in a hot car in Waukesha yesterday, PETA is issuing a warning about safety during hot weather: No... The post After Child Is Left in Hot Car, PETA Offers Waukesha County Tips to Safeguard Animals and Children During Hot Weather appeared first on PETA.
HELL perhaps has no fury like the “child recovery” expert left languishing in a Lebanese jail while the Australian TV crew got out and headed home. The 60 Minutes Beirut child snatch scandal has taken a new twist, with rival Channel 7 current affairs show Sunday Night confirming Child Abduction Recovery International (CARI) head Adam […]
No child left unfleeced
Following a news report about a child who was left in a hot car in McKinney this week, PETA is issuing a warning about safety during hot weather: No... The post After Child Is Left in Hot Car, PETA Offers Collin County Tips to Safeguard Animals and Children During Hot Weather appeared first on PETA.