A quick update on the new teacher quality lawsuit:
My colleague Vaishali Honawar has a story with more details here.
Also, the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education supports the lawsuit. “The federal government needs to close this loophole that allows unprepared and uncertified teachers to enter the classroom and be called highly qualified,” Jane West, the group’s vice president for government relations and advocacy, writes in this statement.
A version of this news article first appeared in the NCLB: Act II blog.