No Child Left Behind on steroids

No Child Left Behind on steroids
lliam J. Mathis  08/25/2011  The Answer Sheet   The Washington Post

The Council of Chief State School Officers’ (CCSSO) plan for replacing the No Child Left Behind accountability system, hinted to be the recipe for states to win a waiver from the Education Department from the worst provisions of the law, not only retains the most ineffective pieces of NCLB but magnifies them. Contrary to all we have learned, it suggests to additional mandates and testing.