NCLB UPDATE 1. The Washington Post has published an update on the current status of the re-authorization of this law. Apparently the National Education Association is pushing to make it go farther to serve less affluent children and to reduce inequities between rich schools and others. The article also provides some interesting perspective on the law's origins. Find the article.
NCLB UPDATE 2. The National Center for Learning Disabilities is encouraging support for the "Cassidy Amendment" to NCLB. This amendment, according to NCLD, "will allow schools to spend federal funds on training educators to understand, identify and address the early indicators of learning disabilities, like dyslexia." Get more information at the site of NCLD, and then find out more about taking action.