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.
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.
Maryland education officials are launching a new program for assessing the accountability of each school.
Federal officials are granting another eight states flexibility from the Bush-era No Child Left Behind law.
Education officials in Maryland are expected to apply for a waiver from the most rigid requirements of the No Child Left Behind education law.
President Obama uses Baltimore as an example of why the federal government should reform No Child Left Behind.
A new report shows three Baltimore City schools are now on the state’s list of persistently dangerous schools.