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School Official Offended by NCLB

WOLFEBORO, NH — Jack Robertson, superintendent of schools for the Governor Wentworth Regional School District, says he is offended “by the tone of what’s coming from the U.S. Department of Education” in correspondence relating to the No Child Left Behind initiative. . . .

“Improve your schools and we’ll be behind you. That’s what ... [MORE]

— Jeanne Tempest
Granite State News
Fed Mandate a Problem for Local Schools
Nov. 15, 2002

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      It's the politicians, stupid! Not the educators
      <br><span class="red">This strong refutation of a New Hampsire politico can be used to refute many other politicos of the same stripe.</span> <br> <br><b>By Sid S. Glassner</b> <br> <br> <br>In his column, <a href="http://www.seacoastonline.com/apps/pbcs.dll/articl... [MORE]

      Portsmouth Herald

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        City schools pony $500-a-day for testing consultant

        Ohanian Comment: When people try to figure out how much the federally required testing costs, they don't generally figure in such costs as this $500 a day item. It interests/appalls me that a district serving 17,250 students and employing 1,700 faculty and staff needs eight committees on testing. It would also be int... [MORE]

        — Riley Yates
        Union Leader

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        New Hampshire Doesn't Like NCLB

        Hanover -- The Dresden School Board has stated its opposition to the cost of implementing the federal No Child Left Behind Act, and other area school officials will start talking about the law at meetings this month.

        Dresden board members approved putting on the annual Town Meeting warrant an article asking voters to condemn the fe... [MORE]

        — Alex Hanson
        staff writer
        Valley News
        Dresden School Board Opposes Costs of Education Law
        Jan. 2, 2003

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          City Special Ed Program Under Scrutiny

          Kay's Comment: Another school district fails to make its AYP because of its special education subgroup. This is happening too often in too many places because of NCLB requirements. NCLB needs to stop embarrassing, humiliating, and blaming these kids for their learning differences.

          City sp... [MORE]

          — Michael Brindley
          Telegraph Staff
          The Telegraph NH

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