Back to School, Moving Forward: What No Child Left Behind Means for Americas Families.Report as inadecuate




Back to School, Moving Forward: What No Child Left Behind Means for Americas Families. - Download this document for free, or read online. Document in PDF available to download.





This pamphlet for parents in English presents the components of the "No Child Left Behind" policy of the George W. Bush administration. Prefaced with remarks by President Bush and Secretary of Education Rod Paige, the pamphlet discusses the importance of high academic standards and provides guidance for parents in interpreting test scores. The pamphlet also discusses how parents can hold their child's school accountable for results. In addition, the pamphlet discusses how parents can prepare their children to be strong readers and how parents can help children with homework. The pamphlet concludes with a list of Web site resources for obtaining additional information. (KB)

Descriptors: Accountability, Educational Change, Educational Improvement, Elementary Secondary Education, Federal Government, Government Role, Homework, National Standards, Parent School Relationship, Parent Student Relationship, Public Policy, Standardized Tests

ED Pubs, P.O. Box 1398, Jessup, MD 20794-1398; Tel: 877-433-7827 (Toll Free); Fax: 301-470-1244; e-mail: edpubs[at]inet.ed.gov; Web site: http://www.ed.gov/pubs/edpubs.html. For full text: http://www.ed.gov/backtoschool/.









Author: Department of Education, Washington, DC. Office of the Secretary.

Source: https://eric.ed.gov/?q=a&ft=on&ff1=dtySince_1992&pg=8095&id=ED455956



DOWNLOAD PDF




Related documents