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

  • Jack Jennings Center on Education Policy
  • Doug Mesecar Department of Education, Chief of Staff for Policy
  • David Shreve National Conference of State Legislatures

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