NCLB http://nhpr.org en Leaving behind the No Child Left Behind Law http://nhpr.org/post/leaving-behind-no-child-left-behind-law <p>New Hampshire is among many states seeking a waiver to the controversial federal education law, No Child Left Behind. Thursday on the Exchange, we'll find out what’s being proposed, and what might be next.</p> Thu, 13 Sep 2012 13:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 12763 at http://nhpr.org Leaving behind the No Child Left Behind Law N.H. Sends Off No Child Left Behind Waiver Request http://nhpr.org/post/nh-sends-no-child-left-behind-waiver-request <p>As expected the state Department of Education today<a href="http://www.governor.nh.gov/media/news/2012/090612-no-child-left-behind.htm"> formally asked </a>the federal government for a waiver from the No Child Left Behind law. The state's request is 96 pages long, it's a full document, but NHPR's Brady Carlson sat down with reporter Sam Evans-Brown talk about what it contains.</p><p>Brady Carlson: What does getting a waiver from No Child Left Behind actually mean?</p> Thu, 06 Sep 2012 20:02:23 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown & Brady Carlson 12385 at http://nhpr.org N.H. Sends Off No Child Left Behind Waiver Request Dept. of Education To Announce No Child Left Behind Waiver http://nhpr.org/post/dept-education-announce-no-child-left-behind-waiver <p>This week the <a href="http://www.education.nh.gov/news/esea-waiver.htm">Department of Education says&nbsp;</a>it will release details of New Hampshire’s application for a waiver for flexibility from the controversial federal education law, <a href="http://www.ed.gov/esea">No Child Left Behind</a>.&nbsp;The&nbsp;DOE will release a draft on Thursday, and submit the final waiver application to the federal department of education the following week.</p> Tue, 28 Aug 2012 17:30:05 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 11757 at http://nhpr.org Dept. of Education To Announce No Child Left Behind Waiver No Child Left Behind: 10 Years Later http://nhpr.org/post/no-child-left-behind-10-years-later <p>A decade ago, President Bush signed into this wide-ranging education reform bill into law, which has been hotly debated since. Supporters of No&nbsp;Child Left Behind said it was a &ldquo;wake up call&rdquo; for public schools, but opponents said it created a nightmare of paperwork and impossible expectations.&nbsp; We&rsquo;ll look&nbsp;at the legacy of NCLB, where its helped&nbsp;the&nbsp;national&nbsp;education system, its&nbsp;challenges&nbsp;and how the Obama White House has approached it.</p><p><strong>Guests&nbsp;</strong></p> Thu, 19 Jan 2012 15:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 1442 at http://nhpr.org No Child Left Behind: 10 Years Later