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Barack Obama Addresses NCLB and School Testing

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Series: Barack Obama Addresses Education
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What follows is a curated series of sound bites that of Barack Obama addressing NCLB and school testing. More clips will come as speeches become available. Read the full description.

Obamainfrontofflag_small What follows is a curated series of sound bites that of Barack Obama addressing NCLB and school testing. More clips will come as speeches become available. ************************************** Obama says it's time to fix the failures of NCLB--Flint, MI, 6/16/08 Obama criticizes "teaching to the test" and not art, science, civics--Butte, MT, 4/5/08 Obama advocates some "standardized testing" to evaluate student/teacher performance--Lafayette, IN, 4/10/08 Obama says assessment exams should be structured on subjects students need in the real world--Thornton, CO, 5/28/08 Obama says NCLB is a flawed system and should be fixed--Thornton, CO, 5/28/08

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What follows is a curated series of sound bites that of Barack Obama addressing NCLB and school testing. More clips will come as speeches become available. ************************************** Obama says it's time to fix the failures of NCLB--Flint, MI, 6/16/08 Obama criticizes "teaching to the test" and not art, science, civics--Butte, MT, 4/5/08 Obama advocates some "standardized testing" to evaluate student/teacher performance--Lafayette, IN, 4/10/08 Obama says assessment exams should be structured on subjects students need in the real world--Thornton, CO, 5/28/08 Obama says NCLB is a flawed system and should be fixed--Thornton, CO, 5/28/08