February 27, 2012 in The Dickinson Press
North Dakota education officials are worried a test mandated through the No Child Left Behind Act is hurting North Dakota schools. In response, the Department of Public Instruction is expected to apply for a waiver from that portion of the law in September, officials said Monday. Continue Reading
October 6, 2011 in Lake County News-Chronicle
The Lake Superior School District failed to meet federal No Child Left Behind standards, according to a report released last week.
October 4, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON Eleven southwest Minnesota school districts failed to make Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) this year, according to results released Friday by the Minnesota Department of Education (MDE). Continue Reading
August 9, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
Ramped up goals led to drop in number of schools that met required progress under No Child Left Behind Continue Reading
June 21, 2011 in The Jamestown Sun
Jamestown Public Schools failed Adequate Yearly Progress requirements as a whole last year the second time in a row the Jamestown Public School Board learned at its meeting Monday.
August 16, 2010 in Worthington Daily Globe
WORTHINGTON Though four school districts in southwest Minnesota still fell below the state’s benchmark for student achievement known as Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) this year, students in more area districts performed well enough to stay off the long list of districts not making that grade. Continue Reading