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Question 1 1. Title I funding goes to schools that have a high percentage of _____.

Question 2 2. Under the Tinker Test, why would a school be allowed to prevent student expression?

Question 3 3. The Supreme Court case that found students had a right to free expression was:

Question 4 4. If you were an attorney working on the Brown v. Board of Education case, you would need to refer to the previous U.S. Supreme Court ruling on school segregation, which was _____.

Question 5 5. The No Child Left Behind Act is also called:

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Question 6 6. Which of the following was not a recommendation of A Nation at Risk?

Question 7 7. _____ was the president whose government put out A Nation at Risk.

Question 8 8. Which of the following is an exception to the right to free expression?

Question 9 9. Gigi is interested in taking a computer gaming course at her high school. However, her school counselor pressures her to sign up for a class on Microsoft Office applications instead. What is the school's action LIKELY an example of under Title IX?

Question 10 10. What did the Educate America Act establish for the goal of students using their minds well?

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Question 11 11. Which of the following is not a benefit of No Child Left Behind?

Question 12 12. Which of the following is NOT covered by Title IX?

Question 13 13. What was the basis for the Supreme Court's original ruling on Brown v. Board of Education in 1954?

Question 14 14. Which of the following is NOT a main principle of the IDEA?

Question 15 15. Full racial balance in Topeka, Kansas, schools was reached in _____.

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Question 16 16. The book that questioned the statistics of A Nation at Risk was:

Question 17 17. A Nation at Risk was published in:

Question 18 18. In the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) what is meant by 'Least Restrictive Environment'?

Question 19 19. The idea that disabled students should be in the mainstream classroom if possible is known as _____.

Question 20 20. The _____ Amendment of the U.S. Constitution protects people's right to free expression.

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Question 21 21. Of the following groups, who was NOT directly affected by the Education for All Handicapped Children Act?

Question 22 22. Which of the following statements BEST explains Title IX?

Question 23 23. Jim has an IEP and his parents want to make sure he is being educated in the least restrictive environment possible. Evaluate the options below and indicate which situation most aligns with a LRE for Jim.

Question 24 24. Which of the following is a critique of No Child Left Behind?

Question 25 25. The big issue in A Nation at Risk was that test scores were _____.

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Question 26 26. Which of the following was NOT an outcome of the Educate America Act?

Question 27 27. The Morrill Act of _____ offered land to states to create public colleges.

Question 28 28. IEP stands for _____.

Question 29 29. The Morrill Act of _____ offered money to states to create colleges that provided education for minorities.

Question 30 30. Why did Goals 2000 focus on STEM education?

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