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South Carolina education board OKs timeline for new standards

...college and career ready," as required to maintain the state's waiver from the all-or-nothing provisions of No Child Left Behind. Without that waiver, the state would lose control over much of its federal money for high-poverty schools...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-13/south-carolina-education-boar
Trial of 12 set to begin in Atlanta cheating case

...2011 state investigation found widespread cheating on annual state exams used to determine whether schools met the No Child Left Behind law, with ties to extra funding. Investigators reported cheating in 44 schools with nearly 180 educators involved...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-10/trial-12-set-begin-atl
Hice-Collins congressional race turns ugly

...Hice said after citing several votes by the elder ? raising the debt ceiling, his own salary and approving the No Child Left Behind Act.Collins defended his father's conservative voting record before pointing his finger at Hice for statements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/politics/2014-07-21/hice-collins-congressional-race
Across Georgia

...extendedATLANTA - The U.S. De partment of Education has granted Georgia an extended exemption from certain parts of the No Child Left Behind Act.In a letter Thursday, federal education officials said Georgia has been given an extension for the 2014-15...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-31/across-georgia
No Child Left Behind drives education debate

...education agendas driven by the No Child Left Behind law. The most aggressive shake-up...bipartisan support in 2001 for No Child Left Behind, which calls for all students...Even so, said Loveless: "No Child Left Behind is still going to be the story...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/18/met_431650.shtml
Metro
No Child Left Behind is a boon for tutors

...Success Inc. in Martinez, said No Child Left Behind has produced a significant...when pupils participate in No Child Left Behind supplemental services, she...person who handles nothing but No Child Left Behind. Under the act, school systems...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/25/met_459601.shtml
Metro
The federal No Child Left Behind law has its shortcomings

...will be the downfall of the No Child Left Behind law. Any effort, be it legislative...its efforts will fail. The No Child Left Behind law has several problems that...federal government really wants no child left behind, then those of us in education...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/21/op_385515.shtml
Opinion columns
Test scores are stagnant despite No Child Left Behind

...over the years - even with No Child Left Behind. Schools are being labeled...act. "I don't see where No Child Left Behind has helped the system because...substance to it. The concept of No Child Left Behind is a good one - no one has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/12/31/aik_110441.shtml
Has no faith in No Child Left Behind

...or city governmental controls? I am not going to bow down to a society that is promoting No Child Left Behind. What exactly does "no child left behind" mean? Isn't that what public school is? Every child (by law) has to attend school...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/30/let_386868.shtml
Letters
South Carolina wants waiver on No Child Left Behind

...would be rated for classroom effectiveness under Superintendent Mick Zais' drafted application for opting out of No Child Left Behind.Zais said Friday he wants to replace the federal government's all-or-nothing accountability system with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2011-12-17/south-carolina-wants-waiv