no child left behind


V.25 No.3 | 1/21/2016
Runnin Jewels
Rob

Education

Expanding the Achievement Gap

The privatization of education in the days of No Child Left Behind

When test scores become the pinnacle of academic achievement, teachers and students alike are done a great disservice.
V.24 No.49 | 12/03/2015

The Daily Word in dragging Donald Trump, overhauling No Child Left Behind, and the trends of 2015

The Daily Word

Blue and Red agree for once on how much Trump sucks.

2015 was a strange year. People in the future will look back at these trends and think we were all freaking insane.

Powered exoskeletons may make wheelchairs obsolete and bring us into the future.

Apple overprices their battery case. Shocker.

Get clean for Christmas. A South valley clinic is offering free acupuncture detox treatment for the next couple of weeks.

A bill that would ban panhandling in certain places is on the agenda for Tuesday's City Council Meeting.

No Child Left Behind finally goes away. Hopefully its replacement is more helpful.

Photo series that follows Breaking Bad to show at the Albuquerque Museum.

V.24 No.48 | 11/26/2015

The Daily Word in genetic doping, No Child Left Behind revision, and soda

The Daily Word

You can pay to make your baby better, but is it worth the possible decline of humanity?

NM lawmakers considering research into the benefits of hemp.

A decline in the fossil fuel industry that they really should've seen coming.

The U S of A no longer leads in the soda-chugging contest of life.

The No Child Left Behind Act is finally getting rewritten in New Mexico.

Launch to decide which private space company will be hired by NASA.

Elf on the shelf in all his debauchery. (NSFW)

V.18 No.31 | 7/30/2009
Boys, I hope I can count on your vote in 2009!
M.G. Bralley

Local Blogosphere Roundup: Bail bonds, AYP, Martycrats, cops, locavorism

Sitting-by-itself-in-the-school-cafeteria Edition

What’s the story behind all those bail bonds shacks clustered around the courthouses on Fifth Street? DCF’s Adelita found out.

Scot Key deconstructs the fallacy of Adequate Yearly Progress in the zero-tolerance world of No Child Left Behind.

Here’s The Eye’s almost-incoherent discussion of Sally Mayer’s controversial mayoral forum, and why Marty labeled it unethical. Bonus points for using the term “Martycrat.”

You can hire all the cops you want, but if they can’t solve crimes, what’s the point?

And here’s an eyebrow-raising goal for New Mexico: 25% local food consumption by 2020. I’m for it!