Against the Grain

Against the Grain – August 23, 2004

Bush’s No Child Left Behind policy has been slammed by
many educators for linking school funding to test
scores. Yet NCLB’s approach to reading, known as
Reading First, has received less attention but is
equally insidious, according to educational
psychologist Gerry Coles.

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