Will Congress pass NCLB reform this year?

Legislation that would overhaul No Child Left Behind continues to face opposition even as some federal lawmakers are seeking to push the bill through Congress this year -- before President Barack Obama's administration can issue waivers from portions of the federal education law. Opponents include advocates for some student groups who are worried about changes to accountability measures. The legislation is set to be discussed Nov. 8 before the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee.

View Full Article in:

Education Week (premium article access compliments of EdWeek.org)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Education

Job Title Company Location
Partner - Strategy, Systems and Policy
TNTP
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Professional Development Manager (West Coast residence preferred)
Rowland Reading Foundation
Nationwide, SL_Nationwide
Deputy Director for Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment
Department of Defense Education Activity (DoDEA)
Wiesbaden
School District of Philadelphia - Director, Observation and Feedback Coaches Program
School District of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA
Research Scientist
NWEA
Portland, OR