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What others say: Stepping beyond No Child Left Behind

Fourteen years ago, No Child Left Behind was rolled out with the promise that all the nation's...grade to the next, it's time to leave behind No Child Left Behind.- Juneau Empire,July 26

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-07-26/what-others-say-stepping-beyond-n
Opinion
Leave the cameras alone

...impulse to stifle accountability. Somebody found it imperative to cover up the lenses of the news cameras that were left behind. To be clear, those were news cameras, owned by the networks, not the property of the White House, Secret Service...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-06-13/leave-the-cameras-alone
Opinion
'Weird winters' a challenge for peony growers

...You have no control over the winter." Druce said equally as frustrating are the questions the unexpected loss left behind. Entire rows of 50 were wiped out save one lone plant, he said. "What caused that one to survive?" Druce said...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-28/weird-winters-a-challenge-for-peony-
News
Police believe remains of four found in Kenai field to be a murder-suicide

...their belongings, including clothing, camping gear, vehicles and even the meal they had presumably been eating were left behind. The family dog, a spaniel named Sparks, was also gone. The group was missing for nearly ten months as police...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-06-03/police-believe-remains-of-four-found
News
When a Percy Sledge song hits your ears, it can settle in your heart

...too obnoxious.Music also can bring back memories stashed away deep in your head and heart, stir feelings you had left behind when you were someone else, take you back to that first time you heard it or the time you heard it while you were with...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2015-05-15/when-a-percy-sledge-song-hits-y
Community
Walt Disney's surrealistic friend

...finally finished in 2003 after Walt's nephew, Roy, hired French director Dominique Monfery to complete what Dali left behind with the help of computers. Hench, then in his 90s, also helped animators figure out where Dali was initially headed...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2015-06-10/walt-disneys-surrealis
Arts & Entertainment
Voices of Alaska: U.S. must become informed on Arctic issues

...of the world is making decisions and placing a priority on Arctic investment and vision; America cannot afford to be left behind and miss the opportunities that are emerging there for the taking. Otherwise, we'll stand on the shore as the Chinese...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-05-25/voices-of-alaska-us-must-become-i
Opinion
Op-ed: Liberal policies failing America's cities

...family and money."Alexander's stories of people who managed to escape poverty should serve as examples for those left behind. One is about Monica Jaundoo, now of Parkville, Md., about 10 miles outside Baltimore. Jaundoo, a single mother...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2015-05-16/op-ed-liberal-policies-failing-am
Opinion
Relief from No Child Left Behind would be welcome

...certain provisions of the No Child Left Behind Act, the federal law that requires...signed into law in 2002, No Child Left Behind's one-size-fits-all approach...Peninsula. The goals of No Child Left Behind are laudable -- raising achievement...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2012-03-09/relief-from-no-child-left-behind-
Opinion
Commissioner says districts responsive to school rankings

...the new system under a waiver from the federal No Child Left Behind Act. That act required different pass-fail rankings...or not meeting adequate yearly progress under No Child Left Behind. Under that system, most Alaska schools did not make...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-02-14/commissioner-says-districts-responsi
News

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