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Bipartisan Bill to Bring State-led Accountability to Education

Chris Gregoire, Jim Douglas / Blog July 22, 2015

No Child Left Behind stifled innovation at every level, from the state to the classroom, in a mad rush to achieve the unachievable.

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Former Governors Applaud Passage of Education Reform with Bipartisan Senate Vote

Governance / Press Release July 16, 2015

The legislation’s final vote of 81-17 is validation of the hard work and bipartisan spirit that Senators Alexander and Murray put into the bill.

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Common Core: A State Created Plan to Blunt Federal Intrusions

Governance / Blog February 28, 2014

Its 2001 and President George W. Bush and Senator Edward Kennedy (D-MA) have just negotiated, and both Houses of Congress have passed, No Child Left Behind (NCLB), legislation that will alter the way our nation approaches education policy. Up until…

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