Collision Course: Federal Education Policy Meets State and by Paul F. Manna

What occurs while federal officers try and accomplish ambitions that depend upon the assets and efforts of nation and native governments?

Focusing at the nation's event with the No baby Left at the back of Act (NCLB), Manna's enticing case learn considers simply that query. past the executive demanding situations NCLB unleashed, Collision direction examines the dynamics at paintings while federal policymakers carry nation and native governments chargeable for effects. objectives for better functionality collide with governing buildings and practices. 

Were the collisions beneficial for his or her capability to rework schooling coverage, or has the legislation inflicted an excessive amount of harm on kingdom and native associations liable for teaching the nation's formative years? the implications were either confident and detrimental. As Manna issues to elevated services in states and localities, he additionally seems to be at elevated bureaucratic necessities. Collision Course bargains a balanced and in-depth evaluation of a coverage that has sparked heated debate over a huge expanse of time- from NCLB's adoption via its implementation to the Obama administration's makes an attempt to shift away.

Federalism, the policymaking technique, and the complexity of schooling coverage all get their due during this available and analytical supplement. 

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