Education

Revised State Highly Qualified Teacher Plans

By Craig Stone — August 16, 2006 1 min read

The U.S. Department of Education today released “peer review feedback and related information” on the teacher quality plans submitted by the 50 states, the District of Columbia, and Puerto Rico that outline how each is complying with the NCLB mandate of having a “highly qualified teacher in every classrooms. “I asked states to show us how they plan to give students in their schools qualified instructors and I was encouraged by their feedback,” Secreatary of Education Margaret Spellings was quoted on the department’s press release.

A version of this news article first appeared in the Around the Web blog.