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GAO: Some States Experienced Significant NCLB Waiver Problems

Some states had a difficult in implementing programs to improve classroom achievement that were part of the No Child Left Behind waivers that they won from the Education Dept., according to a Government Accountability Office report. Twelve of of the … Continue reading

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DoEd Approves NCLB Flexibility Renewal for Louisiana

The Education Dept. (DoEd) awards Louisiana a waiver that will allow the state to continue receiving flexibility from provisions of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), also known as No Child Left Behind (NCLB). The state is implementing comprehensive, … Continue reading

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Four Additional States Win NCLB Waiver Extensions

The Education Dept. grants continued flexibility waivers to four states — Florida, Idaho, Ohio and South Dakota  — from provisions of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA), also known as No Child Left Behind (NCLB). These states are implementing … Continue reading

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Funding

NCLB’s maintenance of effort mandates require states to keep their own spending to a certain level in order to tap federal funds. And federal money can’t replace state and local dollars. In general Title I funds have to be targeted … Continue reading

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