Op-ed column: Education impasse
Neither candidate or party has answers to school problems
Friday, October 12, 2012
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Like every other “success for all students” incantation, the president’s slogan, “No Child Left Behind,” was a lie. We’re one year away from NCLB’s impossible deadline for making every student proficient in reading and math, and according to the law’s equally ridiculous mandated testing, roughly 80 percent of the nation’s schools are failing....