Kicked to the Curb: The Unintended Consequences of the NCLB Act

In anticipation of our next fight club gathering I wanted to pass along an interesting blog posting on the negative unintended consequences of the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act – like science instruction for 1st – 3rd grades reduced to 20 minutes at a “successful” school because they are so afraid of even the scent of a poor performance on standardized tests and the resulting budgetary drop kicks.

Check out the full article on (parent . thesis) over at c|net.

Also read about some interesting solutions from the Donor’s Choose website.  If you have an AMEX card – read how you can get involved for FREE!

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1 Response to “Kicked to the Curb: The Unintended Consequences of the NCLB Act”



  1. 1 StealthBadger.net » Blog Archive » Puzzling Decision On Medicare Reimbursement Trackback on August 20, 2007 at 12:53 pm

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