News in Brief: A State Capitals Roundup
Calif. NCLB Waiver Denied
The U.S. Department of Education has denied the California board of education’s request to waive a requirement of the No Child Left Behind Act on testing kindergartners and 1st graders with limited English skills in reading and writing. California already tests kindergartners and 1st graders who are English-language learners in English in listening and speaking.
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