National Educational Standards and Tests

Mr. Petrilli introduced two reports from the Fordham Foundation on the status of states' educational standards and approaches to… read more

National Educational Standards and Tests Mr. Petrilli introduced two reports from the Fordham Foundation on the status of states' educational standards and approaches to implementing national standards and tests for K-12 students. Moderated by Ms. Olson, the panelists discussed educational standards and the possibility of national tests for students.

Topics included the No Child Left Behind Act, federal incentives, national standards, testing models, transparency, and differences between states. Following their discussion, the panelists responded to audience members' questions.

The event was held at the National Press Club. close

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  • Eugene W. Hickok Senior Policy Director Dutko Worldwide
  • Lynn Olson Managing Editor Editorial Projects in Education->Education Week Magazine
  • Michael J. Petrilli Vice President Fordham (Thomas B.) Institute->National Programs and Policy
  • Bob Wise President Alliance for Excellent Education
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National Educational Standards and Tests

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Program ID:
194071-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 29, 2006 | 12:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Sep 02, 2006 | 4:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Aug 29, 2006 | 12:14pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 30, 2006 | 1:02am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Sep 02, 2006 | 4:31am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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