Leaving behind No Child Left Behind

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February 23, 2012
Jeffersonville Evening News
by Debbie Harbeson  
Posted in Commentary

"The passage of NCLB is one of the most uneducated decisions ever made by a group of politicians. And that’s saying a lot. The clues that something was very, very wrong were there from the start and you didn’t even have to know the law’s details to figure this out. The very name provided the first clue." (02/23/12)

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  • Steve Trinward

    I was just discussing this very issue with a teacher friend of mine; did you know how they refer to it in her circles? They call it Nickleby" – which is so perfect with all the Dickensian connotations … and since it does about as much for children as Fagin in "Oliver Twist" …

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