The Achievement Gap in U.S. Schools

A hearing with two panels of witnesses was held, titled “Closing the Achievement Gap in America’s Schools: the No Child Left… read more

A hearing with two panels of witnesses was held, titled “Closing the Achievement Gap in America’s Schools: the No Child Left Behind Act.” During the first panel Education Secretary Spellings testified about success stories from state and local communities implementing the No Child Left Behind (NCLB) education erform law. During the second panel, Ms. Jewell-Sherman and Ms. Haycock spoke about meeting the challenges of the NCLB in urban school districts and emphasizing the importance of academic achievement for all students, regardless of race, economic status, or disability. close

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The Achievement Gap in U.S. Schools

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189103-1
Category:
House Committee
Format:
House Committee
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Sep 30, 2005
Last Aired:
Oct 4, 2005

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  • Sep 30, 2005 | 3:48am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 30, 2005 | 11:05am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 03, 2005 | 2:08pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Oct 04, 2005 | 5:27pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
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