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ERIC Number: EJ776698
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Oct
Pages: 4
Abstractor: Author
ISSN: ISSN-0036-8555
Competing Horizons
Aronson, Isaak; Miller, Joelle
Science Teacher, v74 n7 p64-67 Oct 2007
This article explores the tensions embedded in the implementation of the No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (NCLB) that pose both opportunities and challenges for biology instruction with implications for all the sciences. It highlights issues that may arise as biology instruction is adapted to "fit" the NCLB mandates with specific focus on biology content standards and assessments, curriculum, and teaching.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: High Schools
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: No Child Left Behind Act 2001