Latest No Child Left Behind Act Stories

2011-06-23 20:07:08

State, national, and local policymakers should elevate science education in grades K-12 to the same level of importance as reading and mathematics.

2011-06-22 13:15:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Standardized tests have been a part of American education since the mid-1800s. Their use skyrocketed after 2002's No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) mandated annual testing in all 50 states. U.S.

2011-03-09 10:08:00

MONTEREY, Calif., March 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- CTB/McGraw-Hill, a leading provider of PreK-12 and adult education assessments, today announced the release of several new technology enhancements to the company's award-winning Acuity® InFormative Assessment(TM) solution.

2011-03-08 16:10:00

WASHINGTON, March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA) commends President Obama for calling for education innovation through learning technologies, and for recognizing the important role played by technology and content companies in meeting these education needs.

2010-12-22 17:30:00

Chicago International Charter School proves its campuses are among the best of non-selective enrollment schools in Chicago CHICAGO, Dec.

2010-11-16 00:00:43

Archipelago Learning Selects Atkinson Academy School in Jefferson County, Kentucky as a Study Island School of Excellence Recipient Dallas, TX (PRWEB) November 15, 2010 Archipelago Learning, (NASDAQ:ARCL) a leading subscription-based online education company and developer of Study Island, has selected Kentucky’s Atkinson Academy in Jefferson County as the recipient of the Study Island School of Excellence award.

2010-08-03 11:15:00

WEST CHESTER, Pa., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Pennsylvania Leadership Charter School is pleased to announce that it has met the state's Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) designation. PA Leadership is a state-wide, tuition-free cyber charter school.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.