No child left behind requires all students to be proficient in reading & math by 2014. Obama says "Nigga, we cant teach dem kiz hows to read dan count by too sousand fo-teen" http://news.yahoo.com/apnewsbreak-official-10-states-ed-waiver-110202341.html I thought dems were for educating our kids? Oh wait...thats right...they are for paying teachers $60K per year with lavish retirement benefits, NOT for educating kids. Here is a plan...if those states want a waiver...cut their funding by 50%. All those kids will be reading shakespear & doing calculus by 2nd grade.