Quotes: "Shiny New Thermometers"
The waivers are a complete disaster, and will weaken accountability in ways that will be felt for years, if not decades. The Washington ed policy world has completely looked the other way while all this has happened -- largely because they are mostly Democrats who could not bring themselves to oppose Obama/Duncan. -- One of serveral anonymous "insider" comments (this one sounds like Barone, or Klatt, or maybe Spellings?) ripping NCLB waivers.