Duncan offers ‘guiding principles’ for rewriting NCLB
Tighter standards, more flexibility for schools among the administration’s focus as officials seek a new education law
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Calling No Child Left Behind a “blunt instrument” that placed more emphasis on defining failure than encouraging success, Education Secretary Arne Duncan on Feb. 12 outlined the Obama administration’s vision for rewriting the nation’s education law. Read more with registration.