No Child Left Behind

No Child Left Behind

The Department of Education has announced new guidelines for "No Child Left Behind", the program aimed at closing achievement gaps in American public schools. We'll talk about the effectiveness of the current program and what the...

The Department of Education has announced new guidelines for "No Child Left Behind", the program aimed at closing achievement gaps in American public schools. We'll talk about the effectiveness of the current program and what the new rules may mean for states.

Guests

David Shreve

National Conference of State Legislatures

Doug Mesecar

Department of Education, Chief of Staff for Policy

Jack Jennings

Center on Education Policy

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