A Pennsylvania congressman wants to take the Bush Administration's No Child Left Behind Act one step further and hold states accountable for providing school districts with the core resources—including technology—that would enable them to deliver high-quality education to all students regardless of economic status.

Rep. Chaka Fattah (D-Pa.), a fourth-term lawmaker from Pennyslvania's second congressional district, which includes parts of Philadelphia and Delaware County, floated the idea in testimony before the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions during a May 23 hearing on the poverty of educational resources in many school districts across


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