California Office to Reform Education

San Francisco, Oakland School Districts Apply For Waiver On No Child Left Behind RequirementsSchool district officials in San Francisco and Oakland applied for a waiver to free them from the educational requirements of the nation's No Child Left Behind law.
SF & Oakland School Districts Request Exemption From No Child Left BehindSan Francisco and Oakland are among 10 school districts in the California Office to Reform Education (CORE) requesting exemption from the federal No Child Left Behind Act, but some civil rights groups are saying, 'not so fast'.