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Streets For America
by Dave Eggers
CINDY KAHN, 25, FOUNDER, STREETS FOR AMERICA
Streets for America, an idea born from Kahn's senior thesis at Harvard, is now a multibillion dollar nonprofit corporation. Placing recent college grads on the streets of America's most dangerous cities, the program's purpose is to reinvigorate the...
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The Children Left Behind: What happened to the students pushed out by high-stakes testing?
Ohanian Comment: Although the story told here is a Texas story, Nathan makes clear that NCLB and its focus on test scores has done inestimable damage to countless young people nationwide. The 522 probably low scorers on the state test pushed out of high school in Birmingham, Alabama are mentioned in passing. Subscribe...
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NCLB In Your Face
Ask About the Administration's Suggestions to Revise the ESEA
You can borrow Stephen Krashen's fine questions for the Administration. Send them in! Use them for newspaper op eds. Share them with your PTA.
by Kent Williamson, NCTE Executive Director
NCTE members are invited to join Massie Ritsch and Brad Jopp from the U.S. Department of Education and ...
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Buffalo Parents & Teachers Reject Common Core Tests
Commissioner King was inside defending the Common Core.
INDEX OF NCLB CARTOONS