opts out http://wamc.org en Vermont Opts Out of ‘No Child Left Behind’ Waiver http://wamc.org/post/vermont-opts-out-no-child-left-behind-waiver <p>After applying for a waiver for flexibility from the Bush-era No Child Left Behind law, Vermont has changed its mind and will not pursue the application.</p><p>The U.S. Department of Education announced this week that it has approved waivers for another eight states. A total of 19 states have gotten waivers to date in exchange for providing their own plans to improve student outcomes and teaching quality.</p> Mon, 04 Jun 2012 11:06:20 +0000 40354 at http://wamc.org Vermont Opts Out of ‘No Child Left Behind’ Waiver