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August 15, 2014 in City

No Child Left Behind waiver letter

Parents of students at Cooper Elementary were among thousands in the region receiving letters telling them that their children are eligible to switch schools. Under-performing schools had until this year been able to receive the waiver against meeting all standards of the federal No Child Left Behind Act. When the Washington Legislature refused to tie a portion of teacher pay to student achievement, Washington lost the waiver.

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Spokane Public Schools