With or Without Congress, Ed Department Plans NCLB Fixes

April 2008
Educational Marketer;4/28/2008, Vol. 39 Issue 9, p1
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The article reports on the move of U.S. Education Secretary Margaret Spellings to finalize the proposed adjustments to the implementation of the No Child Left Behind Act despite the Act's reauthorization has not been passed. Spellings is anticipated to issue the final regulations in November 2008 with multiple adjustments on core competencies such as testing, subgroup determination and school improvement. The said regulations will also institute a consistent definition of graduation rate.


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