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Let's look at the Reading First subsection of the No child Left Behind Initiative, as as it relates to the overall objectives and purpose of the Title 1, which you can consider for your final project. I also provided some good links for further research.
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The objective of No Child Left Behind (2002) was to reform aspects of education. Title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965 (20 U.S.C. 6301 et seq.) is amended to read as follows: Title I: Improving the Academic Achievement of the Disadvantaged. Specifically, the purpose of this title is to ensure that all children have a fair, equal, and significant opportunity to obtain a high-quality education and reach, at a minimum, proficiency on challenging State academic achievement standards and state academic assessments. There were objectives set to meet this end, including:
(1) ensuring that high-quality academic assessments, accountability systems, teacher preparation and training, curriculum, and instructional materials are aligned with challenging State academic standards so that students, teachers, parents, and administrators can measure progress against common expectations for student academic achievement;
(2) meeting the educational needs of low-achieving children in our Nation's highest-poverty schools, limited English proficient children, migratory children, children with disabilities, Indian children, neglected or delinquent children, and young children in need of reading assistance;
(3) closing the achievement gap between high- and low-performing children, especially the achievement gaps between minority and nonminority students, and between disadvantaged children and their more advantaged peers;
(4) holding schools, local educational agencies, and States accountable for improving the academic achievement of all students, and identifying and turning around low-performing schools that have failed to provide a high-quality education to their students, while providing alternatives to students in such schools to enable the students to receive a high-quality education;
(5) distributing and targeting resources sufficiently to make a difference to local educational agencies and schools where needs are greatest;
(6) improving and strengthening accountability, teaching, and learning by using State assessment systems designed to ensure that students are meeting challenging State academic achievement and content standards and increasing achievement overall, but especially for the disadvantaged;
(7) providing greater decisionmaking authority and ...
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The No Child Left Behind Initiative and Highly Qualified Teachers
No Child Left Behind (NCLB) has been impacting classroom teaching for many years. There have been positive and negative consequences of this mandate. No Child Left Behind defines a highly qualified teacher as someone who has met the following three criteria: (1) attaining a bachelor's degree or higher in the subject taught; (2) obtaining a full state teacher certification; and (3) demonstrating knowledge in the subjects taught.
Address the following in details in your own words with some cited references:
1. Summarize the NCLB initiative; include the â??four pillars.â?
2. Identify positive and negative results of its implementation.
3. Answer the questions below:
a. Do you agree with this definition of a highly qualified teacher? Why do you agree?
b. If not, how would you define and/or measure a highly qualified teacher?