No Child Left Behind (NCLB)
February 7, 2013
(As submitted to the Committee. The Secretary deviated from these remarks.)
July 19, 2012Obama Administration Approves Seven More NCLB Flexibility Requests - 32 States and DC Now Approved for Waivers
The Obama administration today approved seven more requests for waivers from No Child Left Behind (NCLB), in exchange for state-developed plans to prepare all students for college and career, focus aid on the neediest students, and support effective teaching and leadership.