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Repercussions of the No Child Left Behind Act

Repercussions of the No Child Left Behind Act

Contributor: Gurveer Gill

The quality of education has always been of concern in the United States. Despite being regarded as one of the most powerful countries in the world, America still struggles with somewhat subpar educational standards. To remedy this issue, the No Child Left Behind Act (NCLB) was passed by Congress in 2001 and was signed into law by President Bush in 2002. “The NCLB law—which grew out of concern that the American education system...