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Archive for July 2007

Lamont Carey (No Child Left Behind) HBO Def Jam Poetry

July 31, 2007

Lamont Carey performing his poem ‘No Child Left Behind’ at A Good Book in Baltimore, Maryland. Lamont Carey is an author / poet / spoken word artist / internet & XM radio personality Lamont Carey: http://www.lamontspov.tk A Good Book: http://www.myspace.com/agoodbook read more | digg story

no child left behind 3

July 31, 2007

episode from the wire with no child left behind test preparation read more | digg story

JLF’s Terry Stoops discusses No Child Left Behind

July 31, 2007

John Locke Foundation Education Policy Analyst Terry Stoops evaluates the effectiveness of the No Child Left Behind Act. (Video courtesy of Carolina Journal Radio, carolinajournalradio.com) read more | digg story

July 31, 2007

No Child Left Behind

YouTube Debate: No Child Left Behind – Scrap or Revise?

July 31, 2007

On July 23, 2007, CNN and YouTube partnered to sponsor the first Democratic primary debate of the 2008 election cycle. Questions were asked by citizens from around the country by uploading personal videos to the YouTube website. read more | digg story

Notebook: Standardized Tests

July 31, 2007

The No Child Left Behind Act is up for renewal this year, so Katie Couric wonders whether standardized tests truly measure how kids do in school and life. read more | digg story

TDS- Episode 3: The No Child Left Behind Edition (Part 1)

July 31, 2007

This is 1/2 of my rant about the No Child Left Behind Act of 2002. This is my perspective, as a public school teacher in a low income neighborhood. Part One focuses on “Title 1” which are the laws pertaining to low income school districts. Check out Part 2 here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QD3LG9izNac All of the information […]

The No Child Left Behind Act

July 31, 2007

A video about “The No Child Left Behind [Except those who really need it] Act” http://www.whitehouse.gov/news/reports/no-child-left- behind.html read more | digg story

No Child Left Behind

July 31, 2007

The next few posts will be actual comments on the No Child Left Behind Act from citizens and politicians alike. This is educational in nature and it allows you the viewer the opportunity to decide what you think about the policy. Is it an unfunded mandate or is it just simply an unfair way of […]

The need for technology in our school

July 31, 2007

Presentation to the Board of Trustees of the Westerly School of Long Beach re: the need for technology in our school. Inspired by Karl Fisch’s “Did You Know” video. Comments? e-mail WesterlyTrustees@yahoo.com read more | digg story