No Child Left Behind Act

Background Information

More titles on this topic can be found be searching our Library's catalog.

Congress and the Classroom: From the Cold War to "No Child Left Behind" LC 89. A 78 2008
Failing Grades: The Federal Politics of Education Standards LB 3060.83 K 69 2005
From a Nation at Risk to No Child Left Behind: National Education Goals and the Creation of Federal Education Policy LB 3060.83 V 56 2009
Ghosts of No Child Left Behind LC 153. N 48 C 37 2011
No Child Left Behind: Past, Present, and Future LB 2806.22 H 395 2008
No Child Left Behind and the Public Schools LB 2806.22 A 18 2007
Using Test Data for Student Acheivement: Answers to "No Child Left Behind" LB 3051. S 523 2006

Journal Articles

Academic Search Premier
This multidisciplinary database can be used to search for scholarly articles about No Child Left Behind, as well as magazine and newspaper articles.
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This database is a great supplement to ERIC, and contains thousands of articles on all topics in education, including educational psychology, teaching methods, assessment, and more.

Web Resources

Center for Education Policy Analysis
Based at Stanford University, this site contains news and research on the larger issue of education policy in the United States.
Education Research Guides: No Child Left Behind
Created by librarians at the University of Detroit Mercy, this guide contains links to dozens of online resources for research on NCLB.
National Center for Education Statistics
The NCES is one of the best sources of education statistical information in the world. It can be used not only to find educational statistics, but contains tools to help you build your own tables.
No Child Left Behind
This is the US Department of Education's page for No Child Left Behind and related legislation.