WPR News
11:53 am
Mon December 1, 2003

Town Meeting Set On Federal Education Law

Cheyenne, WY – A town meeting is scheduled today in Cheyenne to discuss the potential impact of the federal No Child Left Behind Act. Senator Mike Enzi will join Wyoming Superintendent of Public Instruction Trent Blankenship and U-S Department of Education officials at the meeting. Blankenship and the other officials will explain what the federal education reforms mean and take questions from audience members. No Child Left Behind requires all students to be proficient in reading and math within the next 12 years. The town meeting starts at four o'clock at Laramie County Community College.