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Secretary of Education Spellings Highlights No Child Left Behind Reauthorization in Remarks to Members of the Business Coalition for Student Achievement

Posted by DallasBlackBlog on Saturday, September 8, 2007

“It’s the euphemisms that kill you in this business.”
–Congressman George Miller, who cloaks all his remarks about NCLB in euphemism.

FOR RELEASE:
September 5, 2007

Contact: Samara Yudof
Casey Ruberg
(202) 401-1576

U.S. Secretary of Education Margaret Spellings today delivered remarks on No Child Left Behind to members of the Business Coalition for Student Achievement in Washington, D.C. In No Child Left Behind: Moving Forward, Spellings highlighted how the No Child Left Behind Act is working to raise student achievement and accountability in America’s public schools and discussed the need for Congress to strengthen and reauthorize it this year. Following are her prepared remarks.

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