Governing States and Localities

Political Science

Quiz 13 :

Education: Reading, Writing, and Regulation

Quiz 13 :

Education: Reading, Writing, and Regulation

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Who determines major policies for school districts?
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A

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Some states elect their chief state school officer, and in others, it is a(n) ______ position.
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D

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A Nation at Risk was commissioned by which president?
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B

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In 2016, individuals who earned their bachelor's degree typically earned ______ times that of the typical high school dropout.
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In New England, local control of school policy is ______.
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Centralized authority figures are more visible and ______ than low-profile school board members.
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The authority of the ______ is extremely limited.
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State legislatures work with ______ to deal with education policy questions.
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A ______ school is one in which children of all income levels attend at taxpayer expense.
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Fixed criteria for learning that students are expected to achieve are known as ______.
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. NCLB relies heavily on which of the following?
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The Back to Basics movement advocates a return to ______.
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Who visits schools to determine if they qualify for accreditation?
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No Child Left Behind (NCLB) was the signature domestic policy program of whom?
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During the Progressive Era, citizen school boards were envisioned as a way to end the ______ system.
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The processes states use to qualify teacher candidates to work in schools is known as ______.
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The primary authority for running schools lies with which of the following?
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All states have laws requiring ______ to financially support public education.
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In reaction to protests and heightened media coverage, in 2018, _____, passed a $450 million tax increase to boost education spending.
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In 2015, approximately ______ billions of state and local government spending went toward K-12 education.
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