no child left behind

47 Percent of Minnesota Schools Fail Under NCLB
Nearly half of Minnesota schools didn't make the grade under the federal No Child Left Behind law in 2011. The Minnesota Department of Education on Friday released its lists of schools that failed to make what the law calls "Adequate Yearly Progress" toward having all students profic…
Kline Bill Would Cut Strings On Spending Education Money
The chairman of the U.S. House education committee is proposing to cut some strings that come with federal education money, but his new bill drew quick criticism from the U.S. Department of Education. State Representaitve John Kline of Minnesota, introduced the "State and Local Funding Flexibil…