Is NCLB a solution to educational inequality

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Is NCLB a solution to educational inequality?. Some negatives:Ryan's unintended consequencesPuts more pressure on schools which receive Title I, which serve low-income studentsDoes not address the underlying structural issues of funding disparities or racial and socioeconomic segregation (also tr

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1. Is NCLB a solution to educational inequality? Some positives: Same goals for all students (which addresses Wilcox’s findings) 100% highly qualified teachers (since high-poverty schools are more likely to have teachers who are not highly qualified)

2. Is NCLB a solution to educational inequality? Some negatives: Ryan’s unintended consequences Puts more pressure on schools which receive Title I, which serve low-income students Does not address the underlying structural issues of funding disparities or racial and socioeconomic segregation (also true of charter and voucher programs). May result in a loss of public support for public education in general (which will harm low-income students the most)

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