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Accountability: Then and Now

Written by NCLD Policy Team | 4 weeks ago


Recently, we shared 5 Ways School Accountability Supports Student Success, and now we look at accountability from the past, present and future perspectives.     Looking back: An unfortunate past Before No Child Left Behind (NCLB) (the latest version of ESEA – the nation’s largest education law) was passed in 2001, there was no reliable way […]

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NCLD’s Impact Update – November/December 2015

Empowering Parents Understood celebrated one year of serving parents – reaching over 8,000,000 users to date, with over 1,000,000 users in October alone. 24-Hr Access to Experts! We kicked off a month of events for Learning Disabilities, ADHD and Dyslexia Awareness Month with 24 hours of free and unlimited access to advice from Understood’s team […]

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