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No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act of 2001

Answer the following about the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act of 2001:

1. What is the purpose of this federal legislation?
2. What group of students is targeted?
3. The law specifies that states must annually verify that students in schools receiving NLCB funds have made AYP. What does this mean?

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1. The purpose of the federal legislation of NCLB is to eliminate the achievement gap that currently exists between students of all academic levels. What this means is that the act tries to enforce legislation that will help all students, regardless of income, ethnicity, academic level achieve and ...

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No Child Left Behind (NCLB) Act of 2001 is clearly explained in this tutorial.