NCLB http://wkms.org en Holliday Testifies on Need for Flexibility in NCLB http://wkms.org/post/holliday-testifies-need-flexibility-nclb <p></p><p>Kentucky’s Education Commissioner is asking Congress to allow the state to continue under a waiver from No Child Left Behind standards. Commissioner Terry Holliday appeared today at a hearing for the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions – or HELP – to speak on the benefits of flexibility for states. Thu, 07 Feb 2013 22:03:26 +0000 Shelly Baskin 27790 at http://wkms.org Holliday Testifies on Need for Flexibility in NCLB Kentucky and Tennessee Granted NCLB Waiver http://wkms.org/post/kentucky-and-tennessee-granted-nclb-waiver <p>Kentucky has been granted a waiver from the federal No Child Left Behind standards.</p><p>NCLB has been criticized the past few years as having unreachable goals for education. Kentucky was one of 11 states that applied for the waiver last fall and 28 more states have announced they plan to seek waiver later this year. In the first round ten states, including Tennessee, were granted a waiver.</p> Thu, 09 Feb 2012 16:44:43 +0000 Devin Katayama (KPR) 16851 at http://wkms.org the morning cram [Converse All Stars...I know you want some edition] http://wkms.org/post/morning-cram-converse-all-starsi-know-you-want-some-edition <p><span style="color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: 'Lucida Grande', 'Lucida Sans Unicode', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 20px; ">You know what kicks you should rock in China? The same ones you rock everywhere else&hellip;Chucks.</span></p> Thu, 09 Feb 2012 15:09:21 +0000 Gary Pitts 16850 at http://wkms.org the morning cram [Converse All Stars...I know you want some edition]