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Obama to Propose States Opt-Out from No Child Left Behind Education Law

posted Sep 23, 2011, 6:30 AM by Gary Jones   [ updated Sep 23, 2011, 6:38 AM ]
"To help states, districts and schools that are ready to move forward with education reform, our administration will provide flexibility from the law in exchange for a real commitment to undertake change," Obama said in a statement Thursday. "The purpose is not to give states and districts a reprieve from accountability, but rather to unleash energy to improve our schools at the local level."

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