|Obama Reauthorization Blueprint for NCLB|
|posted by: Colin | March 22, 2010, 02:29 PM|
Last week the Obama administration released a reauthorization blueprint for the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, designed to advise lawmakers on reauthorization of his predecessor's signature education accomplishment: No Child Left Behind. Overdue for reauthorization since 2007, NCLB reform would fulfill a campaign promise and might offer an opportunity for bipartisanship after a grueling party-line health care reform battle.
1) The goal of student proficiency in reading and math by 2014 would change to a standard of “college and career readiness” for students by 2020.
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AAE members are surveyed on education issues as a benefit of membership and in the coming weeks AAE will conduct an in-depth survey on the NCLB reauthorization. Stay tuned.