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US Allows Md. Continued Flexibility For No Child Left Behind

The U.S. Department of Education has approved renewed flexibility for Maryland from provisions of the No Child Left Behind program.


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‘Race To The Top’ Grant Program Is Changing Education

Since Race to the Top was launched, schools across the country have adopted new, rigorous education standards, implemented stringent teacher evaluation systems and are developing data collection systems to better inform instruction.


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Md. Announces New School Accountability Measure

Maryland education officials are launching a new program for assessing the accountability of each school.


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Md. Gets Waiver From No Child Left Behind

Federal officials are granting another eight states flexibility from the Bush-era No Child Left Behind law.


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Maryland To Apply For No Child Left Behind Waiver

Education officials in Maryland are expected to apply for a waiver from the most rigid requirements of the No Child Left Behind education law.


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Obama Says No Child Left Behind Puts Schools At Disadvantage; BCPS An Example

President Obama uses Baltimore as an example of why the federal government should reform No Child Left Behind.


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Baltimore Schools Among Most Dangerous In U.S.

A new report shows three Baltimore City schools are now on the state’s list of persistently dangerous schools.