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AP Interview: Perdue, Kingston talk Common Core

...mechanism that keeps this in check.Perdue: Common Core is not going to solve the education problem in this country. No Child Left Behind didn't. Race to the Top didn't. Com mon Core will not. ... Com mon Core, at its best, is now a distraction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-06/ap-interview-p
Graham isn't conservative

...is nicknamed "Senator Grahamnesty" because of his support of amnesty for undocumented aliens.He has voted for No Child Left Behind; the $700 billion bailout of Wall Street, a.k.a. TARP; increasing the federal minimum wage; the fiscal...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-06-12/graham-isnt-conservative
SC board approves new educator evaluation system

...board's decision ensures South Carolina will maintain its waiver from the "onerous provisions" of the federal No Child Left Behind law.Evaluating educators based on performance is a required part of states' exemption from the law's all-or-nothing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-13/sc-board-approves-new-educato
SC push could change little from Common Core

...Officials don't want to risk losing the state's federal waiver from the all-or-nothing provisions of the 2001 No Child Left Behind law, which otherwise requires that every student score proficient on math and reading tests this year. No school...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-14/sc-push-could-change-ilttle-c
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