Latest No Child Left Behind Act Stories
By Tyra M. Vaughn, Star-News, Wilmington, N.C. Aug. 6--Parents of students at Rachel Freeman School of Engineering attended a meeting Tuesday night with two goals in mind: how to improve the quality of education at the struggling school and to not transfer their children out.
By Carole Brand, The Enterprise Ledger, Ala. Aug. 7--The Alabama State Department of Education report on the Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) of schools across the state includes the Coffee County Schools making 100 percent of the AYP goals.
By Bryan Marshall, Richmond Register, Ky. Aug. 6--Only five local schools did not meet all of their federal target goals in the 2007-08 No Child Left Behind data released Tuesday by the Kentucky Department of Education.
By Jana Hollingsworth, Duluth News-Tribune, Minn. Aug. 6--Despite not making adequate yearly progress for the third year in a row, the Duluth School District says progress has been made.
By William Roller, The Sun, Yuma, Ariz. Aug. 6--The Arizona Department of Education disclosed the scores of the state's Arizona Instrument to Measure Standards (AIMS) but assessment of how much progress was made must wait for detailed analysis, experts say.
By Tanner Kent, The Free Press, Mankato, Minn. Aug. 6--progress.
By Tanner Kent, The Free Press, Mankato, Minn. Aug. 6--For several years now, area educators and admin-istrators have been warning that eventually all schools will be on the list of those not making adequate yearly progress. And the numbers, slowly but gradually, are proving them right.
By Berny Morson Democrats seeking Colorado's 2nd Congressional District seat would sharply restructure the No Child Left Behind Act. All three Aug.
By Jim Cook, Dothan Eagle, Ala. Aug. 6--Wicksburg High School has the highest graduation rate of any Houston County School, but recently released reports say Wicksburg High didn't meet federal No Child Left Behind act goals while county schools with lower graduation rates did.
By Dan Hardy and Dylan Purcell, The Philadelphia Inquirer Aug.
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