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Study: Waivers Leave Behind At-Risk Students

Millions of at-risk students could fall through the cracks as the Education Department gives states permission to ignore parts of No Child Left Behind, according to a study education advocates released Tuesday.

08/27/2013

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Texas Seeks No Child Left Behind Waiver

Texas has formally sought a wavier from the U.S. Department of Education to avoid accountability standards imposed by the No Child Left Behind law.

03/01/2013

Whiteside #22 of the San Francisco Giants   (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Rangers Acquire Eli Whiteside On Waiver Claim

Whiteside has been claimed on waivers by three different clubs this offseason. He had been acquired in a claim by Toronto after he was designated for assignment by the New York Yankees, who got him on a waiver claim from San Francisco.

12/12/2012

Jason Witten

Cowboys React To Witten Waiver: ‘That’s News To Us’

The news that Jason Witten is working on signing an “injury waiver’’ in order to free him to play in tonight’s game at the Giants is news to the Dallas Cowboys.

09/05/2012