Resources

No Child Left Behind (NCLB)

 


Administrator Resources

ISBE Guidance Document on Local School Board Review and Approval of School and District Improvement Plans PDF File

A Practical Guide to Talking With Your Community About No Child Left Behind and Schools in Need of Improvement

Letters for Superintendents

October 3, 2005. PDF File This letter is to notify your district and Title I schools, if not already completed, that you must develop a written districtwide parental involvement policy, local school parental involvement policy, and complete school-parent compacts. [See 20 U.S.C. Section 1118 et seq. (ESEA)]

September 28, 2005. PDF File The No Child Left Behind Act of 2001 (NCLB) requires notification to schools and districts before the beginning of school with the final determination for Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP).

September 14, 2005. PDF File You will find a parent letter which the State Board of Education is asking that you disseminate in an appropriate manner to the parents of your district.

August 24, 2005 . PDF File In accordance with ESEA Section 1111(h)(6) PARENTS RIGHT-TO-KNOW, at the beginning of each school year, a school district that receives funds under this part shall notify the parents of each student attending any school receiving funds under this part that the parents may request, and the district will provide the parents on request (and in a timely manner), information regarding the professional qualifications of the student's classroom teachers, including, at a minimum, the following:

July 12, 2005. PDF File The information you are receiving is based on the 2005 data for your schools identified as in school improvement status.

July 11, 2005. PDF File Your school/district is required to prepare the letters applicable for Choice and/or SES to send to your parents.

July 11, 2005. PDF File The information you are receiving is based on the 2004 data for your schools identified as in school improvement status.