NCLB and Scientifically-Based Research

  title={NCLB and Scientifically-Based Research},
  author={Daniel Perez Liston and Jennie Whitcomb and Hilda Borko},
  journal={Journal of Teacher Education},
  pages={107 - 99}
In fall 2006, Secretary of Education Margaret Spellings and President George W. Bush, while stumping for reauthorization of No Child Left Behind (NCLB), asserted, "It is working, and it is here to stay" (The White House, 2006). Though we find claims of its effectiveness premature, NCLB and the subsequent and less-noticed Education Sciences Reform Act (ESR) are without question changing the landscape of public education. Since their adoption in 2002, many of the laws' provisions have been… 

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