Press Conference Friday: U.S. Senator Patty Murray and Seattle Public Schools Superintendent to discuss “No Child Left Behind” Law
What: U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) and Seattle Public Schools Superintendent Dr. Larry Nyland, will discuss the “No Child Left Behind” law tomorrow morning at Madrona K-8 school. Murray will address her ongoing efforts to fix and improve the legislation and Nyland will talk about NCLB challenges from an administrator’s perspective.
Murray will read to a 1st grade class, followed by the press conference.
Who: Senator Patty Murray (D-WA)
Larry Nyland, Superintendent, Seattle Public Schools
Rachelle Moore, 1st grade teacher at Madrona Elementary
Madrona K-8 parents
Madrona K-8 Principal Mary McDaniel
When: Friday, January 16, 2015
End of SPS Communication
Great article from PoliticoPro on this subject about how the Republican power base in Congress see NCLB.
Republicans are hatching an ambitious plan to rewrite No Child Left Behind this year — one that could end up dramatically rolling back the federal role in education and trigger national blowouts over standardized tests and teacher training.