No Child Left Behind and Fine Arts Classes

@article{Beveridge2009NoCL,
  title={No Child Left Behind and Fine Arts Classes},
  author={Tina Beveridge},
  journal={Arts Education Policy Review},
  year={2009},
  volume={111},
  pages={4 - 7}
}
  • Tina Beveridge
  • Published 21 October 2009
  • Education
  • Arts Education Policy Review
Since the Bush administration enacted the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) in 2002, lawmakers and school administrators have questioned what changes, if any, the Obama administration will make. This article discusses the effects of NCLB on nontested subjects, specifically music and arts in the general curriculum. Major effects on scheduling and funding policies have forced educators to reconsider how advocacy for the arts should be approached. 

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