Wednesday, March 17, 2010

College and Career Ready in ESEA

President Obama announced last month that the redesign of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act (ESEA) that has been known as "No Child Left Behind" will focus on making students "college and career ready." States and local districts will be asked to develop relevant standards and focus instruction and assessment on developing those skills to qualify for Title I funding, which is federal money for low-income students.