Minnesota granted waiver from No Child Left Behind
Minnesota was one of 10 states granted a waiver from the No Child Left Behind law Thursday in Washington, D.C.
Minnesota Department of Education Commissioner Brenda Cassellius was on hand at the White House for the announcement by President Barack Obama.
Joining Minnesota in securing freedom from the 11-year-old act were Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts, New Jersey, Oklahoma and Tennessee.
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