Jack Jennings Quotes


9 Jack Jennings quotes:



"Math achievement is going up in the United States in the long term, ... It is not, however, where kids in the United States ought to be."
"The bottom line is we should take pleasure in the fact American kids are doing better in math. Math achievement is going up in the United States in the long term. It is not, however, where kids in the United States ought to be."
"[In Michigan, Maryland and California, according to the Washington-based Center On Education Policy, most school districts have chosen to replace teaching and administrative staffs - one of the options outlined by the law.] Right now, you're not seeing radical restructuring, ... States are being very cautious."
Author: Jennings Quotes Category: Education Quotes
"(The federal government) is giving states the duty to monitor it, but the states are saying, 'We don't have the manpower. We don't have the resources'.... And the school districts are being told they can't regulate this — that it's up to the states."
Author: Jennings Quotes Category: Duty Quotes
"Both the President and Congress moved in exactly the wrong direction last year by approving a cut in education, and this year aggravated the situation by approving another cut just as the demands of the law were becoming greater."
Author: Jennings Quotes Category: Congress Quotes
"In the abstract, it's a good idea that students know more about the Constitution. Civics has been squeezed out of the curriculum."
"One benefit of the law is that it gives schools the authority to do things they've wanted to do for a long time but couldn't."
Author: Jennings Quotes Category: Authority Quotes
"The rate of improvement was faster before the law. There's a question as to whether No Child is slowing down our progress nationwide."
"We have to ask the question whether No Child Left Behind is slowing down progress."
Author: Jennings Quotes Category: Progress Quotes



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