U.S. Sens. Lamar Alexander and Patty Murray say they have made progress negotiating about reauthorizing No Child Left Behind, they should kill it instead.
I sent an email to firstname.lastname@example.org (today is the last day you can provide feedback). My email was short and sweet. Senator Alexander, It is time to sunset NCLB, not fix it. The 10th Amendment of the Constitution is quite clear. “The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution. nor prohibited to […]
GOP Senate Aides are working on a Education and Secondary Education Act reauthorization bill that would eliminate mandatory testing.
When the new majority Republican Congress gavels in this January will they work to scale back Federal involvement in education that has grown under Obama?
Below is the video of the Fordham Institute’s forum with former Secretaries of Education Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) and Margaret Spellings discussing No Child Left Behind.
Michael J. Petrilli at Fordham Institute’s Flypaper blog had an interesting side-by-side comparison of two former Secretaries of Education, Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN) (served under President George H.W. Bush) and Margaret Spellings (the 2nd Education Secretary for President George W. Bush). Lamar has a respect for local control and Spellings does not. They are having […]