aprilhenry (aprilhenry) wrote,
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Left Behind by Bush’s Policies?

If No Child Left Behind is so great, then how come so many teachers hate it?

Teacher turned author Jordan Sonnenblick wrote about it for School Library Journal. You can read it here.

And the Oregon science teacher who was just named National Teacher of the Year and got to meet Bush took the opportunity to tell the president that No Child Left Behind is censoring creative teachers like himself because of its heavy reliance on tests.

Read more about his effort to speak truth to power here.

Are you a teacher? What do you think of No Child Left Behind?



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