10 Things NCLB/ESEA Supporters...

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  10 Things NCLB/ESEA Supporters Want You to Think About the Student Success Act: A Modification of What Was Issued by House...

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Why Not Simply Throw Title I F...

Feb 13, 2015 by

Sandra Stotsky, February 13, 2015 Why not simply throw Title I funds from a window on a high floor in a tall building?   Disposing of...

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Wherein Lies Accountability? N...

Feb 11, 2015 by

Sandra Stotsky – One major issue bedeviling this country is how to improve the education of low-income students without...

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Why Is Senator Lamar Alexander...

Jan 31, 2015 by

There are two dumbfounding aspects of Senator Lamar Alexander’s revision-in-progress of No Child Left Behind (NCLB), the 2001 version...

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Let’s avoid a repeat of ...

Jan 28, 2015 by

We know that Rep. John Kline of Minnesota and Senator Lamar Alexander of Tennessee have been working feverishly on changes in some of...

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Do We Need State Boards of Edu...

Jan 19, 2015 by

Sandra Stotsky –  Some political officials (Governor Sandoval of Nevada) and self-described policy wonks (Fordham Institute...

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Why No Information on what a C...

Jan 18, 2015 by

Sandra Stotsky January 18, 2015 We know that average American students today are not ready for college from two different sources:...

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Why No Information on what a C...

Jan 9, 2015 by

Sandra Stotsky January 9, 2015 We know that average American students today are not ready for college from two different sources: (1)...

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Common Core, a Big Loser, Chan...

Jan 8, 2015 by

By Sandra Stotsky – It’s a challenge to make predictions that are not simply wishful thinking, but here are a few predictions...

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Who is preventing states from ...

Dec 30, 2014 by

By Sandra Stotsky – We bounce off the Petrilli and Brickman article in the Washington Post on Wednesday, December 14, 2014,...

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An English Language Arts Curri...

Feb 8, 2013 by

Sandra Stosky – Purpose of this Curriculum Framework This curriculum framework provides standards designed to guide reading and...

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